The Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency was established on 1 July 2013 to provide a national focus on asbestos issues which goes beyond workplace safety to encompass environmental and public health concerns.  The agency aims to ensure asbestos issues receive the attention and focus needed to drive change across all levels of government.

2015 Conference News

National Asbestos Awareness Month is once again this November and as part of the events around the country, the Agency is holding the second International Conference on Asbestos Awareness and Management from the 22 to the 24 of November. The conference will be held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre in South Brisbane. Registration is due to open soon.


The first ever endorsed National Plan on Asbestos Safety and Eradication has today been launched following a meeting of State and Territory Ministers today.
In the midst of National Science Week, the Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency (ASEA) is highlighting the pivotal role of science in the ongoing fight against asbestos-related disease.
The agency is seeking an Administrative Officer to assist with delivering its work and the implementation of the National Strategic Plan for Asbestos Management and Awareness