New South Wales Consolidated Regulations

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Review of asbestos management plan

430 Review of asbestos management plan

(1) A person with management or control of a workplace that has an asbestos management plan must ensure that the plan is reviewed and as necessary revised in the following circumstances--
(a) there is a review of the asbestos register or a control measure,
(b) asbestos is removed from, or disturbed, sealed or enclosed at, the workplace,
(c) the plan is no longer adequate for managing asbestos or ACM at the workplace,
(d) a health and safety representative requests a review under subclause (2),
(e) at least once every 5 years.
: Maximum penalty--
(a) in the case of an individual--40 penalty units, or
(b) in the case of a body corporate--210 penalty units.
(2) A health and safety representative for workers at a workplace may request a review of an asbestos management plan if the representative reasonably believes that--
(a) a circumstance referred to in subclause (1)(a), (b) or (c) affects or may affect the health and safety of a member of the work group represented by the health and safety representative, and
(b) the person with management and control of the workplace has not adequately reviewed the asbestos management plan in response to the circumstance.

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