Asbestos safety

These documents outline our safe systems of work when disturbing or removing asbestos from our facilities or electricity network.

They are for the use of Contractors, Sub-Contractors, and others working on our assets.

If you have any queries about this information, please email us at

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If you subscribe to our Alert Service and select 'Asbestos', we will advise you by email when the documents below have been updated.

Working with asbestos

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Annual Reports
Documents Published
ES000901F111 - Asbestos Permit to Work (PDF File, 197.3 KB)

This form is to be completed when any removal or work is likely to disturb asbestos in our facilities.

8 Mar 2022
ES000901F112 - Asbestos Clearance Certificate (PDF File, 202.9 KB)

This document is required after any work that has disturbed asbestos in our facilities.

8 Mar 2022
ES000901F119 - Notification of Contractor Asbestos Related Work or Asbestos Removal Work (PDF File, 173.9 KB)

For completion by the person responsible for asbestos related work or asbestos removal work in our facilities.

25 Mar 2022
ES000901F122 - Notice that Asbestos Removal Work at the Workplace (PDF File, 183.3 KB)

This notice is for neighbours and businesses in the vicinity of licensed asbestos removal work on our facilities.

25 Mar 2022
Q032 - Asbestos Permit to Work Quick Reference Guide (PDF File, 135.0 KB)

This quick reference guide will assist contractors, sub-contractors and employees on the use of the Permit to Work form.

29 Jul 2020
ES000901R190 - Asbestos Removal Control Plan for High Rupture Capacity Fuses (PDF File, 179.2 KB)

This plan identifies the measures that must be in place during HRC fuse removal to minimise risk and ensure removal is carried out safely.

13 Aug 2020
ES000901R193 - Contractors and Asbestos Quick Reference Guide (PDF File, 101.6 KB)

Learn about asbestos, managing the risks, our responsibilities and contractor responsibilities when working near asbestos.

8 Mar 2022
690840 - Asbestos Management Plan (PDF File, 645.6 KB)

Info on our approach, procedures and processes to managing asbestos containing material. containing material.

14 Jan 2022
R142 - Asbestos Related Work or Asbestos Removal Work on EQL Facilities (PDF File, 299.3 KB)

This guide will assist persons responsible for either asbestos removal work or work that involves the disturbance of asbestos on our facilities, such as depots.

8 Mar 2022
R262 - Asbestos Related Work or Removal Management Guide - For Network (PDF File, 334.2 KB)

This guide provides contractors and sub-contractors with the minimum requirements when disturbing or removing asbestos containing material from our network.

8 Mar 2022