You will require this licence if you intend to remove specific types and amounts of asbestos. There are two classes of licence:
- Class A: permits the removal of friable and non-friable asbestos
- Class B: permits the removal of only non-friable asbestos.
You are also able to apply for a restricted Class A or Class B licence.
Examples of items containing asbestos include asbestos cement sheeting, cement pipes, vinyl tiles, sprayed insulation, and asbestos-containing telecommunications pits and pipes, pipe lagging, millboard and gaskets.