admission policy Arc Matlock

Do children need to be accompanied?

 The purpose of this Child Swimming Admission Policy is to help safeguard children using our swimming pools. These are for public sessions only.

  • responsible person* must accompany all children aged 0-7 years, or any non-swimmers, into the water. This person will maintain a constant watch over the children for whom they are responsible and maintain close contact with children who are weak or non-swimmers.
  • Parent supervision ratio for children under 8 should be 1 adult to 2 children.
  • Children aged 8+ can use the pool unaccompanied at the discretion of their parent/carer and the pool supervisor


We operate separate timetables during the school holiday periods which increase access to our facilities – visit our timetables page for more information