An intrusive site assessment (referred to as a Division 6 Assessment in Victoria) must be conducted before any refurbishment or demolition works begins. The destructive nature of refurbishment and demolition works increases the potential for human exposure to hazardous substances, such as asbestos.
Hence, the importance of a Division 6 Assessment to identify all asbestos items likely to be disturbed during proposed works on Victorian properties.
Helia EHS specializes in conducting Division 6 Assessments on all kinds of structures and facilities, with the inclusion of other
hazardous materials depending on the specific requirements of the site.
Other hazardous materials Helia EHS commonly incorporates into Division 6 Assessments include:
Demolition and refurbishment contractors count on Division 6 Assessment reports when quoting. As such, the integrity of these reports is critical to ensure demolition and refurbishment projects are completed on time and within budget.
As Melbourne’s leading environmental consultants, we know how important it is to ensure the health and safety of your contractors and staff, as well as those in surrounding areas.
Are you building, renovating, or demolishing a property?
You’ll need to arrange a Division 6 Assessment before starting any construction, demolition, or renovations in buildings across Victoria. If you have any queries about the process, please contact our experienced team of environmental experts.