Adopted by Council

March 2020

Council meeting outcome

At its meeting on Tuesday 24 March, Council adopted the Asbestos Management Policy and Asbestos Management Guideline.

View the Council minutes, Item 12.3 pg 9

Council agenda item

This policy is being presented to Council for consideration at its meeting on Tuesday 24 March 2020.

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The Council Meeting will be held at 6pm at the Dee Why Civic Centre.

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An Asbestos Management Policy (draft) and Asbestos Management Guideline (draft) have been prepared and were endorsed for public exhibition at the Council meeting of Tuesday 22 October 2019.

The documents have been developed to ensure the health, safety and wellbeing of the wider Northern Beaches community and Council employees with respect to asbestos containing material.

The draft Policy and Guideline focus on eliminating or minimising exposure when working with asbestos (including demolition, storage, transport and disposal) in accordance with SafeWork NSW requirements.

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Have your say

  • complete the form below
  • in writing, marked 'Asbestos Management Policy (draft)' to Northern Beaches Council PO Box 82 Manly NSW 1655

Submissions closed Sunday 8 December 2019

Enquiries: Darren Greenow or Tom Prsa, Regulatory Support on 1300 434 434