Sunday, January 16, 2022

Asbestos Framework

The new LHC AS2 framework offers a replacement to the existing Asbestos Works & Services framework (AS1) and is suitable for use by all publically funded bodies throughout England.

The Asbestos Services (AS2) framework will be operated under four (4) workstreams:


Workstream 1: Domestic Asbestos Consultants.
Workstream 2: Commercial Asbestos Consultants.

Removal Contractors

Workstream 3: Domestic Asbestos Removal and Remediation.
Workstream 4: Commercial Asbestos Removal and Remediation.

Workstreams and regions operate independently of one another. The framework is divided into regional lots:

  • Lot KX: South West
  • Lot K3: Cornwall
  • Lot I: Greater London
  • Lot JW: Home Counties West
  • Lot JS: Home Counties South
  • Lot HX: Home Counties North
  • Lot G: West Midlands
  • Lot F: East Midlands
  • Lot H1: East Anglia
  • Lot E: Yorkshire & Humber
  • Lot DX: North West
  • Lot D1: Cumbria
  • Lot C: North East

LHC’s Clients have diverse property portfolio with different volumes of asbestos removal and remediation services required, due to day-to-day maintenance and repairs to large-scale planned replacement projects. The types of properties typically managed are:


  • Single occupier and multiple occupier dwellings – houses and flats
  • Common areas of residential blocks
  • Low, medium, and high-rise
  • Residential homes including those with vulnerable persons
  • Common areas other areas such as garages and loft spaces


  • Managed residential blocks
  • Care homes and sheltered accommodation
  • Commercial office buildings, central or local housing team offices, halls, and day care centres
  • Municipal buildings such as libraries, sports hall, museums etc.
  • Other public buildings such as conference centres and other commercial buildings
  • Educational buildings such as universities, schools, and colleges
  • Research establishments
  • Hospitals and hospital-related properties, including health centres and GP surgeries
  • Emergency services buildings

London Only // Available May 2018

Rest of England // Available June 2018

Asbestos Framework (AS2)