It is important for home owners and renovators to be aware of how to safely manage asbestos in and around the home.
To help you understand how to safely manage asbestos, we have provided helpful resources for you to look at prior to renovating your home.
Any person handling and disposing of asbestos containing materials is required to comply with the requirements of the Health (Asbestos) Regulations 1992.
If you are thinking of renovating, you need to be aware of the potential of asbestos in household materials and take precautions to protect yourself from it.
Please visit the Department of Health website for additional information on identifying asbestos for households and the public: https://www.healthywa.wa.gov.au/Articles/A_E/Asbestos
Brochures and fact sheets:
Asbestos - All you need to know
Asbestos around the home - fact sheet
20 Point Safety Check