Disposal of asbestos


Asbestos roofing sheets and building products are NOT accepted at any transfer station in Surf Coast Shire.

The Anglesea Landfill is not licensed by the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) to accept asbestos, but there are landfills in Drysdale and Fyansford that are licensed to receive asbestos.

Drysdale Landfill
Becks Road
Mon – Sun 8am – 4:15pm
5251 2935
Conditions of disposal at Drysdale Landfill

Fyansford Landfill
Lower Papermills Road
Mon – Fri: 8am – 3:30pm
Sat: 8am to 1pm
5224 2251

Asbestos can be dangerous to human health if you don’t remove and dispose of it in the right way. The safest way to remove asbestos is to use a licensed asbestos removalist.

For more information on how to identify asbestos, how to manage it, and who to call to remove it, go to:

Asbestos in Victoria

Environment Protection Authority

Find a licensed asbestos removalist