The law is that all buildings have to be surveyed for asbestos presence (unless they’re military property).
But when they have to be surveyed ~ and how they have to be surveyed, varies greatly depending on what each building is used for and whether any building works are about to be done to it.
This section of our website summarises these various situations and indicates the level of survey that you need to plan for.
Firstly, is your building about to have any refurbishment or demolition works soon?
Asbestos lagging under roof slates.
(white and blue asbestos)