A recruitment drive is underway to staff the facility.
A €300,000 refurbishment of Portlaoise Leisure Centre is set to be completed in the coming months.
It has been closed for 17 months, with the first half of November now targeted as a potential re-opening date.
A recruitment drive is underway to staff the facility, which will accomodate 30 full-time jobs alongside its sister centre in Portarlington.
General Manager of Laois Leisure Sean Quirke says users will notice the upgrades immediately: