The Division of Air Resource Management (DARM) is pleased
to offer, to the businesses and citizens of Florida, the NEW
Online Asbestos Notification System!
You can now submit your Notification of Demolition or Asbestos Renovation
ONLINE and creating an account is easy.
To submit your notification, or pay fees for a Notification of Demolition or Asbestos Renovation, you will need to log in to the
Florida DEP Business Portal.
Submission of Notifications
Once logged-in to the Florida DEP Business Portal, follow these steps:
- Select the Submit button.
- Select the Registration/Notification button.
- Select the Notification of Demolition or Asbestos Renovation button.
- Follow the steps to submit your information. The Help Text is available if you have questions regarding your submittal.
If you do not have a log-in for the
Florida DEP Business Portal, create an account by selecting
Register and then fill out all the required information.
A verification email will be sent to your email address with a link. Use this link to create a password for your login.
Unsubmitted Asbestos Notifications will be stored in the
Florida DEP Business Portal for up to 30 days. To continue working on an unsubmitted Asbestos Notification, click on the â€œContinueâ€ option in the Portal's Welcome page.
Florida DEP Business Portal.
For more information, please contact DARM at 850-717-9000.
Electronic Payment of Asbestos Fees
You can pay outstanding fees on line. Creating an account is easy, and multiple payment methods are accepted.
- Go to
- Select Pay
- Select Invoices
- Select Asbestos Program Invoices.
The rest is easy!
The Asbestos Removal Program
If you have questions about asbestos training, licensure or certification, please contact the
Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation at 850-487-1395.
Asbestos is well recognized as a health hazard and is highly
regulated. The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and
the United States Occupational Safety Health Administration (OSHA)
asbestos regulations are intertwined in this area.
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) administers an
asbestos removal program under Chapter 62-257, Florida Administrative Code.
The program's intent is
to prevent the release of asbestos fibers to the outside air during
demolition or renovation activities.
The program requires prior
notification to the DEP on the
removal of threshold amounts of asbestos from certain types of
Often, questions arise concerning compliance with the asbestos
regulations in Florida. The
Asbestos Letters, Determinations and Clarifications web page provides information
to assist in answering these compliance questions. The Asbestos
Letters, Determinations and Clarifications page contains memoranda
issued by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection or its
agents and the US Environmental Protection Agency on applicability
and compliance issues associated with the Asbestos National
Emissions Standard for Hazardous Air Pollutant (NESHAP, 40 CFR Part
61, Subpart M).
Asbestos Letters, Determinations and Clarifications
Asbestos NESHAP Contacts Revised 4/20/2015
FAQ Fact Sheets
April 20, 2015