NSW Fair Trading say that before exercising their votes at the general meeting, lot owners should be aware of the implications of the strata scheme being found to contain loose-fill asbestos insulation. Click here for more information on the new laws.
Strata schemes which did not register prior to the registration deadline can arrange for a Licensed Asbestos Assessor to conduct a sample test at their own expense if they are concerned it may contain loose-fill asbestos.
SafeWork NSW provides a search page for asbestos and demolition licence holders, including licensed asbestos assessors.
For more information on loose-fill asbestos in strata scheme, click here.