A skate park is a purpose-built recreational environment for skateboarders, roller skaters, rollerbladers and BMX riders to ride and develop their technique. A skatepark may contain half-pipes, quarter pipes, handrails, funboxes, vert ramps, pyramids, banked ramps, full pipes, pools, bowls, snake runs stairsets, and any number of other objects.
The useful life of a skate park vary considerably, depending upon a range of environmental and other factors.
The table below shows the useful life for skate parks adopted by Councils or published elsewhere. A useful life of about 30 years seems to be typical. Please feel free to add your Councils information below.