If you think your property may contain loose fill asbestos insulation, or another type of asbestos, do not touch or move the material.
Call a licensed asbestos assessor who will confirm whether the material is asbestos and tell you what action to take.
Health and safety issues associated with the use and/or handling of asbestos is regulated in the ACT primarily through the Dangerous Substances Act 2004 and the Work Health and Safety Act 2011 and their associated regulations.
Find out more about asbestos in the ACT.
Find out more about:
- homeowner and occupier responsibilities
- affected properties
- Asbestos Management Plan
- list of licensed construction professionals (including asbestos assessors and removalists)
- ACT Asbestos Health Study (ANU)
- National Asbestos Exposure Register
Contact us for more information.