The NSW Environment Protection Authority (referred to on this website as 'EPA') on behalf of NSW Asbestos Coordination Committee (referred to on this website as 'NACC') endeavours to make sure that information provided on this website and in online newsletters is correct at the time of its publication.
However, as necessary you should obtain independent advice before making any decision based on the information on this site. The information on this site is made available on the understanding that the State of NSW, the EPA on behalf of NACC, their servants and agents, to the extent permitted by law, accept no responsibility for any damage, cost, loss or expense incurred by you as a result of:
Where there are known limitations to the information provided online, we will include an explanation of these limitations wherever possible. If there is any material that you consider to be misleading or inaccurate, please let us know and it will be corrected as soon as possible. If you require an urgent response you can ring Environment Line.
The EPA was constituted as an independent authority in February 2012. There are references on this website to prior organisations (including OEH, DEC, DECC and DECCW). Sometimes this occurs for historical accuracy. Where it reflects a delay in updating content, web users can generally assume that EPA is the organisation that has assumed responsibilities previously covered by OEH, DEC, DECC and DECCW.
If you use electronic services offered on this website, you should understand that:
The EPA on behalf of NACC is aware that many Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders are offended by the depiction of deceased members of their communities. While we have made every effort to ensure that only pictures of Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders still living are used on this site, visitors to the site are warned that it may contain images of people now deceased. Please let us know if you know of the death of any Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person depicted on this site.
This website contains links to other websites (linked sites). These links have been included on asbestos.nsw.gov.au with the intention of increasing the information available to you. If you use these links, you may leave this website. The EPA on behalf of NACC has no control over linked sites, and as a result:
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The EPA on behalf of NACC provides no warranty that this website will be free of infections by viruses or any other manifesting, contaminating or destructive properties.