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Date created: Date modified: 22 Mar 2021

If your house was built or renovated before the1990s it is likely to contain some form of asbestos material. Due to its prevalence in Australian homes, it is important to know whether your house contains asbestos and how to deal with it safely. This brochure contains important information about asbestos in the home.