Find out who can test for asbestos and how to safely remove it.
Testing for asbestos
We do not offer an asbestos testing service. If you’re not sure if you have asbestos in your property, there are companies that will take samples and test for you. You can find many of them online.
If in doubt, do not do any DIY or building work that would disturb materials that could contain asbestos until they have been tested.
The Health and Safety Executive have lots of good information on how to deal with asbestos in your property.
Depending on the type of asbestos product, you will need to hire licensed professionals to remove asbestos from your property and safely dispose of it.
We do not remove asbestos from properties.
You can take small amounts of cement bonded asbestos to local household recycling sites.
You can find the full information on how to dispose of asbestos at household recycling sites on westsussex.gov.uk
All other asbestos products need to be disposed of by a professional asbestos clearance company.