For business and industry – dealing with asbestos at work
For information about the asbestos laws, and handling and disposing of asbestos at work, see WorkCover NSW (PDF 633KB).
There are also requirements for asbestos transporters under the Protection of the Environment Operations (Waste) Regulation 2014 to track loads within NSW of asbestos greater than 100 kilograms, or 10 square metres.
The WasteLocate page has more information on this new tool and the asbestos flyer explains how it affects the asbestos industry.
The facilities listed on the household asbestos page may also accept asbestos waste from business and industry.
For householders – dealing with asbestos at home
For information about household asbestos waste see Disposing of household asbestos.
Who is responsible for regulating asbestos waste?
The roles and responsibilities of local and state government organisations for managing asbestos in different scenarios are outlined in the Asbestos Blueprint for NSW (PDF 3.89MB).
Contact Environment Line on 131 555
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Page last updated: 01 September 2015