We hope you are weathering the Covid19 crisis.

In June each year FAMANZ invites our members to renew their membership subscriptions.

It’s been an extraordinary first year for FAMANZ; with Covid19 in both Australia and New Zealand, after ravaging drought and fires in Australia.

To support our members:
  • all membership renewals subscriptions have been discounted by 50%
  • members who joined after 1 May 2020 will automatically have their member subscription extended to 30 June 2021.
Watch out for your member subscription notice in your email. Your renewal is payable on Wednesday 1 July 2020.
 
Questions? If you have any questions about your membership renewal, email FAMANZ at [email protected]
 
You can help FAMANZ be keeping your contact information current. Log on to your account to check your membership details.

FAMANZ provides a professional home for those practitioners providing services to the asbestos industry including: occupational hygienists, environmental consultants, asbestos removal contractors, building managers, Regulators (WHS and EPA), demolition contractors, C&D waste recycling industry, waste disposal industry, suppliers, and allied industries.

Key objectives of FAMANZ are to:

  • advance industry knowledge and understanding of asbestos assessment, management, and remediation;
  • improve the practice of asbestos assessment, management, and remediation and the knowledge, competence and standing of its practitioners;
  • advance education and training in relation to asbestos assessment, management, and remediation;
  • encourage and promote research into the assessment and management of asbestos and asbestos related diseases;
  • disseminate information, knowledge and research findings relating to the assessment, management, and remediation of asbestos;
  • promote the profession of asbestos assessment, management, and remediation; and
  • represent the profession of asbestos assessment, management, and remediation nationally and internationally.

Webinar: Asbestos contaminated land

Thursday 30th of July 3.30 EST (1.30 Perth  and 5.30 NZ time)

Exposure to airborne respirable asbestos fibres has led to the premature deaths of many workers and community members in Australia and New Zealand, and continues to do so. FAMANZ will work in conjunction with the Australian Institute of Occupational Hygienists, New Zealand Occupational Hygiene Society, and other industry societies to raise the professional and ethical standards of professionals providing services to the asbestos management industry.

Our vision is to:

minimise exposures to airborne respirable asbestos fibres for workers and general public in Australia and New Zealand.

pursue excellence for all those who practise in the asbestos assessment, management, and abatement professions;

establish, develop and maintain standards of competence in asbestos assessment, management, and abatement practice for those who are members of FAMANZ; and

act as the guardian of professional standards and ethics in the profession of asbestos assessment, management, and abatement.

 Unlock your asbestos business full potential
with FAMANZ

FAMANZ will work in conjunction with allied industry societies, regulators, government, and the community in Australia and New Zealand to raise the professional and ethical standards of professionals providing services to the asbestos management industry.

Our vision is to:

Minimise exposures to airborne respirable asbestos fibres for workers and the general public in Australia and New Zealand.

Pursue excellence for all those who practise in the asbestos assessment, management, and abatement professions;

Establish, develop and maintain standards of competence in asbestos assessment, management, and abatement for those who are members of FAMANZ

Act as the guardian of professional standards and ethics in the profession of asbestos assessment, management, and abatement.

Advancing Industry Knowledge

FAMANZ offers comprehensive courses to assist in the transfer of knowledge about all aspects of asbestos through training sessions online and in person.

Improve the practice of asbestos assessment

Information sessions and online resources are made available to our members to help improve the practice of asbestos assessment.
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Encourage and Promote Research

Faculty of Asbestos Management of Australia & New Zealand can help you and your company grow with correct research procedures and processes.

Representation

FAMANZ strives to be the leading representative for the asbestos industry through training, knowledge, research, assistance and much more.

Sponsors

Identifibre Pty Ltd is a quality endorsed company, accredited by the National Association of Testing Authority (NATA) and SAI Global. Established in 1993 principally as a consultancy service in the field of asbestos hazard and risk management. Our multidisciplinary professional team have recognised expertise in the fields of asbestos and hazardous materials management, occupational hygiene and risk management. Our principal team members have in excess of seventy years experience in the asbestos management field.
ACA is a specialised risk consultancy providing technical health, safety and environmental risk management services to a broad range of clients operating within the built environment. Our core focus is property risk, asbestos and hazardous materials

Who is FAMANZ for?

occupational hygienists, asbestos removal contractors, environmental consultants, asbestos assessors / surveyors, property managers, demolition contractors, recycling industry operators, disposal contractors, suppliers, and allied industries.

Online Training Resources

IP402 International Proficiency Qualification

Surveying and Sampling Strategies for Asbestos in Buildings

IP403 International Proficiency Qualification

Asbestos Fibre Counting (PCM)

IP405 International Proficiency Qualification

Management of Asbestos in Buildings

Become a FAMANZ sponsor to help make the asbestos industry safer for everyone!

Making our industry healthier and safer for everyone is an extensive task. In becoming a sponsor of the Faculty of Asbestos Management of Australia & New Zealand you and your company can become a force for change in our ever expanding industry.

Making a difference across every sector of the asbestos management cycle our sponsorship will help ensure our industry is the safest in the world.

If you require further information please fill out our contact form below.