Bathing Water Quality

Coronavirus (COVID-19): change to service

On advice from the government regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), some services have changed. Find our latest information and advice on using our Beaches in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.

See further information about changes to services.


Bathing water quality is regularly monitored by the Environment Agency between May and September. The results are posted for public information on the seafront notice boards