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Consultation Hub

Welcome to the Consultation Hub. This site will help you find, share and participate in consultations that interest you. Below you will find links to the consultations we are currently running.

The Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency holds public consultations on asbestos issues that involve a wide range of stakeholders, and we encourage anyone with an interest to participate in open consultations. 

For information about our consultations, you can click on the relevant tile below or email

Open consultations

Image of a trades person holding a yellow hard hat, and an old fibro house

Asbestos safety training for workers entering trades

We are consulting about asbestos safety training for workers entering trades where they are likely to encounter asbestos

Closed consultations


Guidelines for the Management of Asbestos-Cement Water and Sewer Pipes

Consultation on the management of asbestos-cement water and sewer pipes