Asbestos Business Licence - Northern Territory

Description

Persons who intend to conduct a business of asbestos removal of more than 10 square metres of asbestos cement material at any one time must hold an Asbestos Business Licence. There are two categories of licence:

  • Friable Asbestos (Class A); and
  • Non-Friable Asbestos (Class B).

All removal work (including under 10 square metres) must also comply with the NT WorkSafe Code of Practice - How to Safely Remove Asbestos.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

  • Friable Asbestos (Class A); Supervisor must be 18 years of age, copy of specified VET course for supervisor, evidence supervisor has at least 3 years of relevant industry experience.
  • Non-Friable Asbestos (Class B); Supervisor must be 18 years of age, copy of specified VET course for supervisor, evidence supervisor has at least 1 year of relevant industry experience.

Duration

5 Yearly.

Fees

Application for grant $3,276
Application for replacement licence document $43
Application for renewal $3,276

Additional information

Application forms are to be lodged at a Territory Business Centre

Administering agency

NT WorkSafe

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Territory Business Centre, Darwin

Operating address: Ground Floor, Building 3, Darwin Corporate Park
631 Stuart Highway
Berrimah NT 0828
Mailing address: GPO Box 9800
Darwin NT 0801
Toll Free: 1800193111
Phone: 0889821700
Fax: 0889821725
Email: territory.businesscentre@nt.gov.au
Website: http://www.nt.gov.au/business (Opens in new window)