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Notify or give notice to WHSQ  

PCBUs are required to notify WHSQ of the following matters:

  • licensed asbestos removal work (including immediate asbestos removal work)
  • emergency demolition of structure or plant containing asbestos (for non-domestic and domestic buildings)
  • asbestos fibre levels exceeding 0.02 fibres/ml.

Find out more about asbestos notifications.

Notification of asbestos removal work to particular people

A licenced asbestos removalist must tell particular persons about intended asbestos removal work at a domestic premises. Before the work commences the asbestos removalist must tell the following persons when the work is to commence:

  • the person who commissioned the asbestos removal work
  • a person conducting a business or undertaking at the workplace
  • the occupier of the domestic premises
  • the owner of the domestic premises
  • anyone occupying premises in the immediate vicinity of the workplace.

A person with management and control of a workplace must tell particular persons about asbestos removal work at a workplace. Before the work commences the asbestos removalist must tell the following persons when the work is to commence:

  • the person's workers and any other persons at the workplace
  • the person who commissioned the asbestos removal work
  • anyone conduction a business or undertaking at, or in the immediate vicintiy of the workplace
  • anyone occupying premises in the immediate vicinity of the workplace.
Last updated
10 November 2017

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