Financial Support for Asbestos Affected Homeowners in NSW

Financial Support for Asbestos Affected Homeowners in NSW

NSW Fair Trading will Provide financial assistance and support to asbestos affected homeowners and tenants, but you must register by August 1, 2016 . More information below.

Don’t lose the value of your home to loose-fill asbestos!

The NSW government is considering its options to protect the community from unknowingly purchasing a property that contains loose-fill asbestos.

The NSW Government is providing free sample testing to owners of pre-1980s residential premises in 28 identified NSW local government areas.

Free home testing is available to owners of pre-1980s residential premises in the following 28 Local Government Areas in NSW:

  • Albury City Council
  • Bankstown City Council
  • Bega Valley Shire Council
  • Berrigan Shire Council
  • Bombala Council
  • Boorowa Council
  • Cooma Monaro Shire Council
  • Eurobodalla Shire Council
  • Goulburn Mulwaree Council
  • Greater Hume Shire Council
  • Hornsby Shire Council
  • Ku-ring-gai Shire Council
  • Lithgow City Council
  • Manly Council
  • Narrandera Shire Council
  • North Sydney Council
  • Orange City Council
  • Palerang Council
  • Parramatta City Council
  • Queanbeyan City Council
  • Snowy River Shire Council
  • The Hills Shire Council
  • Tumbarumba Council
  • Upper Lachlan Shire Council
  • Wagga Wagga City Council
  • Warringah Council
  • Yass Valley Shire Council
  • Young Shire Council

For more information see the fair trading information page here: http://fairtrading.nsw.gov.au/ftw/Tenants_and_home_owners/Loose_fill_asbestos_insulation.page