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Removal of asbestos roof sheeting subsidy scheme

This information is provided by

Netherlands Enterprise Agency, RVO

Please note: expired

Private individuals and (agricultural) businesses that would like to have asbestos roof sheeting removed from their properties, may be eligible for a subsidy to do so. The subsidy is €4.50 for each m2 of asbestos removed, with a maximum of €25,000 per address.

As of 2024 asbestos roof sheeting will be banned in the Netherlands.

When do you qualify?

  • You pay for the removal yourself.
  • It concerns more than 35 m2 asbestos sheeting.
  • You apply for the subsidy within 6 months after the removal.
  • The removal is carried out by a certified asbestos removal company, that reports the removal to the National Asbestos Registration System (Landelijk Asbestvolgsysteem, LAVS)

How to apply?

This subsidyExternal link (in Dutch) closed for applicaitons on 15 December 2018.

This information is provided by

Netherlands Enterprise Agency, RVO