General Information

MassDEP Asbestos & Construction/Demolition Notification Forms

  • BWP AQ 04 (ANF-001) - Asbestos Removal Notification
    Prior notification of asbestos abatement work is required by the regulations of two Commonwealth Agencies, the Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) and the Department of Labor Standards (DLS).
  • BWP AQ 05 - Application for Asbestos Blanket Notification Approval
    Blanket notifications provide flexibility for incidental maintenance at facilities that contain significant amounts of asbestos-containing material or where it is routine to encounter situations in which asbestos needs to be abated immediately, and for planned long-term, large-scale abatement projects.
  • BWP AQ 06 - Construction/Demolition Notification
    MassDEP requires notification 10 working days before construction or demolition of a building, except for a residential building of fewer than 20 units.
  • BWP AQ 36 - Application for Non-Traditional Asbestos Abatement Work Practice Approval

    These approvals - previously issued informally as “Alternative Work Practice Approvals" - require submission of this form. There is a $600 fee associated with this permit application.

  • Massachusetts Asbestos Waste Shipment Record Template - June 2014  doc format of Massachusetts Asbestos Waste Shipment Record Template
pdf format of                             Massachusetts Asbestos Waste Shipment Record Template
    The MassDEP Asbestos Regulation at 310 CMR 7.15(18) requires that each shipment of Asbestos-Containing Waste Material be accompanied by a Waste Shipment Record. Supplies of forms based on templates provided by the federal government or other states may be used until December 31, 2014. After that date, form based on this template must be used for shipments generated and/or disposed of in Massachusetts. Haulers may use this template to produce their own four-part forms so each party to a shipment can be given a copy. 

MassDEP Regulations, Policies & Guidance

Department of Labor Standards Asbestos Regulation & Licensing

  • DLS Asbestos Program

    Regulates occupational asbestos exposure in Massachusetts. Works with employers, employees, unions and state and local agencies to create healthier and safer work conditions through site visits, analytical services and technical information.

  • DLS Asbestos License Lists

    Find licensed asbestos analytical laboratories, contractors and training providers in Massachusetts.