Edition 57 - 17 August 2016

Edition 57 - 17 August 2016

Weston-Creek shops

Taskforce visiting Weston on 20 August

The Taskforce is holding an information event in Weston on Saturday 20 August 2016 at the Weston Creek Community Centre, adjacent to Cooleman Court in Parkinson Street.


Taskforce embeds recommendations from positive audit

The ACT Government has tabled its response to three recommendations made in the first Asbestos Response Taskforce performance audit report.


Sixth Taskforce update shows strength of government response

The Taskforce Quarterly Report for the period January to March 2016 was tabled in the Legislative Assembly on 4 August 2016.


Public Accounts Committee (PAC) Report tabled

The PAC Report 30: Inquiry into the Loose-Fill Asbestos Insulation Eradication Scheme - Quarterly Progress Reporting was tabled in the Legislative Assembly on 4 August 2016.


Taskforce achievements highlighted in debate

Minister for Workplace Safety and Industrial Relations Mick Gentleman recently joined the Appropriation Bill Debate in the Legislative Assembly on 9 August 2016.


Demolition update

Demolitions continue to progress ahead of schedule, in line with the third Indicative Demolition Schedule which was publicly released on 29 July and targeted 350 demolitions for 2016.

First Right of Refusal update

First Right of Refusal update

The Taskforce has sent out almost 200 offer packs to First Right Holders.

Sales update

Sales update

The next auctions for remediated blocks will be held on 30 August for 10 blocks in Weston Creek and Tuggeranong and 31 August for seven blocks in Belconnen.


Put your best foot forward

The Fluffy Walkers' Group meets every second Sunday, providing an opportunity for Mr Fluffy homeowners, tenants and other people affected to get together for a walk, chat and a coffee.

Keeping informed

Further information

The Taskforce is committed to supporting those directly impacted, working closely with tradespeople, industry and interest groups, providing regular media briefings, directly engaging with neighbours and surrounding residents and providing accessible information for the broader community.

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