When broken up, asbestos is a serious hazard as inhaling asbestos fibres can cause respiratory diseases.

Asbestos waste cannot be collected through household waste and recycling services. You can report an asbestos-related issue using the following form.


Report asbestos


When reporting an asbestos removal/issue please make sure it falls within the following categories:

  • construction/asbestos removal
  • asbestos located inside my house
  • asbestos located in a neighbouring house
  • suspected asbestos dust in the air
  • neighbour removing asbestos
Further information on how to dispose of asbestos yourself and other hazardous waste can be found on Dangerous waste.