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Asbestos workers and removalists


Before working with asbestos it is important you know about removal work, asbestos related work, notifications and health monitoring.

Asbestos removal work
Requirements for asbestos removal, demolition and refurbishment.

Asbestos-related work
Minor work on non-friable asbestos can be done safely by following established safe work procedures.

Asbestos and demolition notifications
A notification must be submitted to Workplace Health and Safety Queensland before certain asbestos and demolition work takes place.

Health monitoring
Health monitoring is required for certain workers involved in asbestos removal or other asbestos-related work.

Which businesses are licensed to remove asbestos in Queensland?
Details of businesses that hold Class A and Class B licences to remove asbestos. A licensed asbestos assessor is required to carry out air monitoring, clearance inspections and issuing clearance certificates for friable asbestos removal.