How to safely remove asbestos code of practice 2021 - Queensland


You will need to comply with this code if you are involved in asbestos removal work. The code sets out guidelines for the safe removal of asbestos and courses of action that should be taken during both class A and class B asbestos removal.

This code provides practical guidance on how to comply with your work health and safety duties, including effective ways to identify and manage risks.

You will either need to comply with this code or an alternative method that sets an equivalent or higher standard of work health and safety.

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Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

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Administering agency

Office of Industrial Relations

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland

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