The following facilities currently accept asbestos waste in the Northern Territory. The waste disposal facilities are operated by the local councils who charge a fee and may have additional requirements before you can dispose of the asbestos.
The information on this page is only a guide and you should call the councils to confirm details before transporting asbestos to the facility.
Facility: Shoal Bay Waste Management FacilitiesLocation: Shoal Bay Access Road (off Vanderlin Drive) KaramaContact: (08) 8930 0300
Facility: Katherine Town Council Waste Management FacilityLocation: Lot 5043 Novis Quarry Road (opposite the Rail Terminal)Contact: (08) 8972 5500
Facility: Alice Springs Regional Waste Management FacilityLocation: Commonage Rd, Alice SpringsContact: (08) 8950 4340
Facility: Gove Peninsula Waste Management FacilityLocation: Melville Bay Road, NhulunbuyContact: (08) 8939 2200
The following companies hold an Environment Protection Licence from the EPA NT and provide a commercial service to disposal of small quantities of asbestos.
Each company may have additional requirements to the list below before accepting asbestos for disposal:
If you live in an area that does not have a waste disposal facility listed, please call NT EPA on (08) 8924 4218 for other disposal options.