There are a number of laws, compliance codes and guidance documents that can help licensed removalists to understand their obligations relating to asbestos.
WorkSafe issues compliance codes to provide practical guidance to those who have duties or obligations under the OHS Act and OHS Regulations.
For asbestos the:
- provides information on how you can safely manage asbestos in your workplace
- provides information on how you can arrange for the safe removal of asbestos from your workplace.
There are also licensing requirements for the commercial transport and disposal of asbestos waste.
Reviewed 29 October 2019