Treated timber resources
Here are some resources and websites that will help you choose the right treated timber for the job and minimise the risks of handling treated timber.
The captioned version. (8 minutes)
Watch the video on YouTube. (8 minutes)
Hazard levels and chemical treatment types chart
Download the chart (PDF 67KB).
Treated timber: what you need to know - poster
Download the treated timber poster (PDF 358KB).
Treated timber: what you need to know - brochure
Download the treated timber brochure (PDF 239KB).
Download the treated timber brochure in Simplified Chinese (PDF 415KB).
Download the treated timber brochure in Arabic (PDF 313KB).
Environmental Compliance Report
NSW Department of Health
CCA treated timber fact sheet
SafeWork NSW (formerly WorkCover)
Code of Practice for the Safe Handling of Timber Preservatives and Treated Timber (PDF 33KB)
Property hazards after bushfires(PDF 1.2MB)
Treated Timber Preservers Association of Australia (TPAA)
Treated timber fact sheets and industry information
Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA)
CCA restrictions announcement
Page last updated: 12 October 2016