Although work with asbestos is generally prohibited, the Work Health and Safety (National Uniform Legislation) Regulations allow limited asbestos-related work to occur.
Permitted asbestos-related work includes:
When asbestos-related work activities are performed, the following requirements must be met:
Further information about asbestos-related work can be found in the NT WorkSafe Code of Practice:
How to manage and control asbestos in the workplace (pdf 443 kb)