Purchaser of Last Resort

After the close of the buyback program, homeowners may choose to manage their affected property through:

Homeowners and tenants of affected properties continue to have a legal obligation to advise anyone entering their property that it is contaminated with loose fill asbestos insulation, and to maintain and display a copy of their Asbestos Management Plan.

How POLR works

This is a standing offer to purchase any remaining affected properties not surrendered under the Loose Fill Asbestos Insulation Eradication Scheme.

This offer is for the registered owners of an affected property as at the date the affected property was added to the Register. The government will:

Unlike the buyback program, the POLR does not provide:

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