Asbestos is accepted at Elizabeth Drive and Lucas Heights. Small quantities of asbestos that can be hand unloaded is also accepted at Wetherill Park* 8:00am - 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Minimum charges apply.
Please contact our Customer Service Centre on 1300 651 116 for acceptance criteria and further information.
Small quantities (i.e. hand-unloaded material):
Large quantities (i.e. in tipping vehicles):
In accordance to Protection of the Environment Operations (Waste) Regulation 2005 – Clause 42, asbestos waste that is in the form of asbestos fibre and dust waste must be covered in such a manner as to prevent the emission of any dust. It must not be collected and stored except in accordance with the following procedures :
Each bag must be marked with the words “CAUTION ASBESTOS” in letters of not less than 40mm and which comply with Australian Standard AS 1319 – Safety Signs for the Occupational Environment.
The disposal of asbestos fibre and dust can vary from state to state. Asbestos Australia provides regulations for each state and territory relating to the safe handling and disposal of asbestos. Further information that may be helpful can be found on the following websites: