We wish that you as a customer feel safe and have a good time. To accomplish this every guest in Vossabadet must follow some common rules. All bathing is at your own risk. Inform a lifeguard if you see a person in need of assistance.
Children under 12 years or persons who cannot swim.
You must be 12 years old and able to swim, to swim alone in Vossabadet.
Children under 12 years need to have a person with them who is at least 18 years old and able to swim.
It is not allowed for people that cannot swim, no matter what age, to be alone in the main pool which is 1,6m deep or the diving pool which is 3,8m deep.
An adult (over 18 years) who can swim can bring a total of 3 children under 12 years (or 3 other people that cannot swim). If the children are under 10 years, the adult needs to be around and have control over the children at all time.
Responsibility, drugs and taking pictures
Everyone that is inside Vossabadet, must listen to the lifeguard’s guidelines.
Intoxicated or noisy persons and people with open wounds, will be turned away.
All use of photo camera and mobile camera are forbidden in the shower and changing area. If you want to take a picture inside the swimming hall contact a lifeguard before doing so.
Before entering the pool
Before you go for a swim, you need to wash your entire body and hair with soap. Your swimming gear needs to be clean and put on after your wash.
It is not allowed to swim with underwear.
Children that use diapers need to use a swimming diaper when swimming in Vossabadet.
Swimming guest that want to use a full cover swimsuit because of religious or cultural reasons, must wash their entire body including hair, and put on clean swimwear that needs to be washed before going into the swimming hall.
Swimming, jumping, diving and use of the slide
Do not run in the shower and the pool area. Small children should use swim socks.
You are never allowed to pull someone under the water or jump on someone in the pool.
It is only allowed to dive/jump from the deep end of the 25m pool. Diving in the training pool is not allowed.
Just one at a time in the slide, except for adults going with children under 7 years. Wait for the green light before you go.
When diving or jumping in the diving pool, only use diving boards and designated diving platforms. Listen and watch for directions from lifeguard or coach. Only 1 person to jump at a time. You are responsible to make sure there is no one beneath you when jumping/diving.
Objects (for example glass, needles, snus, bandages or chewing gum) that can lead to damage of people or the facility, should not be brought in the swimming hall.
Snorkel or big swim toys are not allowed in the pool. A snorkel can be used when training.
Personal hygiene like shaving, nail clipping etc. is not allowed in the wardrobe.
Baby strollers should be placed in the hallway.
Smoking is forbidden, use of snus and chewing gum is not allowed in the swimming hall.
Food and drinks should be enjoyed in our kiosk area.
Take good care of your belongings. Vossabadet is not responsible for lost objects. Forgotten clothing will be kept for four weeks before being donated to a charity. Other valuables will be kept in the reception for a month before handing them over to the police.
Violation of the rules may lead to expulsion.
If you have any questions about the rules, please contact a lifeguard.