Asbestos and demolition
If your house was built or renovated before 1987, it probably contains asbestos. If you plan to renovate or make repairs you need to take precautions.
You can also get free advice from the Asbestos Hotline on 1800 272 378.
For fact sheets, checklists, frequently asked questions and more, visit Asbestos Awareness.
Use this asbestos and demolition checklist (PDF) to ensure your worksite meets safety standards.