City of Cockburn, PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC, Western Australia, 6965
Telephone: (08) 9411 3444

Asbestos

Are you thinking of removing an old asbestos roof or fence? 

For more information on identifying asbestos cement products and the special precautions that should be undertaken when handling asbestos see the:

Any person handling and disposing of asbestos is required to comply with the requirements of the Health (Asbestos) Regulations 1992.

Businesses contracted to remove greater than 10 square metres of asbestos are required by Worksafe WA to hold an asbestos removal licence.

 

Please refer to the Worksafe website for a list of restricted and unrestricted licence holders.

 

For further information on asbestos you may wish to visit the following links:

Health Services respond to complaints concerning the mishandling of asbestos on a priority basis, call 9411 3444.

 

 

Planning Projects

Need more info?

Phone: 9411 3444
E-mail: healthteam@cockburn.wa.gov.au