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Common locations of asbestos in domestic and commercial buildings
Typically asbestos can be found in many places in Queensland homes.

Asbestos registers for workplaces
An asbestos register is required for workplace buildings unless constructed after 31 December 1989 and no asbestos is present.

Asbestos management plans
An asbestos management plan must be written in relation to identified or assumed asbestos or asbestos-containing material, and for naturally occurring asbestos at a workplace.

Removing or disturbing asbestos
There are specific requirements how asbestos should be managed during removal, minor works or maintenance procedures. It is also important to know about prohibited activities, notifications, licences as well as advice about clean ups after floods, storms or fires.

Transport and disposal of asbestos waste
You are obliged to comply with laws about how asbestos can be transport and disposed of.

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.

Safe cleanup of storm damaged materials that may contain asbestos
Storm and wind damage cleanup.