Asbestos in a workplace
This page contains information for builders and tradespersons who are sole traders (self-employed persons). This includes legal information and guidance for working safely with asbestos.
Working in domestic residences and commercial workplaces
This page contains information for self-employed builders or tradespeople when working at commercial or domestic sites where they do not have management or control.
Information and examples for employers and self-employed persons about conducting limited asbestos removal work without a licence, and when a licensed removalist must be engaged to do the work.
Working on vehicles
Many vehicles produced before 2003 are likely to contain asbestos in components. This page provides a checklist to help you safely find, manage and dispose of asbestos from motor vehicle components.
Laws and guidance
This page provides builders and tradespersons with the applicable laws, compliance codes and guidance to understand their obligations relating to asbestos.
Reviewed 08 June 2021