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Acronyms and abbreviations

AACA Accredited Air Cargo Agents
AAPS Australian Airspace Policy Statement
AAO Administrative Arrangements Order
ABC Airport Building Controllers
ABS Australian Bureau of Statistics
ACA Airport Coordination Australia
ACC Area Consultative Committee
ACCC Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
ACT Australian Capital Territory
ADRs Australian Design Rules
ADS-B Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast
AEO Airport Environmental Officers
AES Airport Environment Strategy
AGRIS Australian Government Regional Information Service
Airports Act Airports Act 1996
ALC Australian Logistics Council
ALCs airport lessee companies
ALGA Australian Local Government Association
AMC Australian Maritime College
AMSA Australian Maritime Safety Authority
AN Australian National Railways Commission
ANAO Australian National Audit Office
APEC Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
APG Aviation Policy Group
APS Australian Public Service
APSC Australian Public Service Commission
APTNAC Accessible Public Transport National Advisory Committee
ARTC Australian Rail Track Corporation
ASAF Aviation Security Advisory Forum
ASIC Aviation Security Identification Card
ASRS Aviation Self Reporting Scheme
ATC Australian Transport Council
ATSA Aviation Transport Security Act 2004
ATSB Australian Transport Safety Bureau
AusLink Act AusLink (National Land Transport) Act 2005
AWA Australian Workplace Agreement
BITRE Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics
CASA Civil Aviation Safety Authority
CBS checked baggage screening
CFIT controlled flight into terrain
CMRS Confidential Marine Reporting Scheme
COAG Council of Australian Governments
CSOs Community Service Obligations
CVR cockpit voice recorder
Demand Management Act Sydney Airport Demand Management Act 1997
ECMT European Conference of Ministers of Transport
EMS environmental management system
EPBC Act Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
ESD ecologically sustainable development
ETD explosive trace detection
FAA United States of America Federal Aviation Administration
FCAI Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries
FDR flight data recorder
FIRS Federal Interstate Registration Scheme
FMA Act Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997
FOI freedom of information
FOI Act Freedom of Information Act 1982
FRRR Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal
GJ gigajoule (of energy)
GLS Green Lease Schedule
GNSS Global Navigation Satellite Systems
GST goods and services tax
GVG Green Vehicle Guide
HREOC Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission
IA Infrastructure Australia
IAAGs Infrastructure Assurance Advisory Groups
IASC International Air Services Commission
ICAO International Civil Aviation Organization
ICT information and communication technology
ICTCG International Counter Terrorism Coordination Group
IiP Investor in People
IMO International Maritime Organization
IOPC International Oil Pollution Compensation
IRTAD International Road Traffic and Accident Database
ISTP Infrastructure and Surface Transport Policy
IT information technology
ITS Act Inspector of Transport Security Act 2006
ITSAP Indonesia Transport Safety Assistance Package
IWG Infrastructure Working Group
JCPAA Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit
L litre
LAGs liquids, aerosols and gels
LEADS Leadership Excellence through Action, Development and Seminars
LGA local government authority
MIFCo Maritime Industry Finance Company Limited
MISCF Maritime Industry Security Consultative Forum
MJ megajoule (of energy)
MOU memorandum of understanding
MP Member of Parliament
MPF Major Project Facilitation
MSCC Motorcycle Safety Consultative Committee
MSIC Maritime Security Identification Card
NPC Newcastle Port Corporation
NSW New South Wales
NT Northern Territory
NTC National Transport Commission
NTS National Transport Strategy Division
NTSC National Transportation Safety Committee (Indonesia)
OECD Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
OGSF Oil and Gas Security Forum
OH&S occupational health and safety
OITS Office of the Inspector of Transport Security
OSCAR Online System for Comprehensive Reporting
OTS Office of Transport Security
PAES Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements
PBS Portfolio Budget Statements
PEPS Project Environment Protection Strategy
PSAES Portfolio Supplementary Additional Estimates Statements
PSP Parking Signage Plan
QAS RACA Quality Assurance Service
Qld. Queensland
RACA Regulated Air Cargo Agent
RAI Remote Aerodrome Inspection
RAIS Regional Australia Impact Statement
RASP Remote Aerodrome Safety Program
RASS Remote Air Services Subsidy
RAWS Registered Automotive Workshop Scheme
RDA Regional Development Australia
RDC Regional Development Council
REPCON Report Confidentially
RFDS Royal Flying Doctor Service
RFT request for tender
RICM Regional Industry Consultative Meeting
RLCIP Regional and Local Community Infrastructure Program
RTC Rural Transactions Centres
SA South Australia
SCORD Standing Committee on Regional Development
SES Senior Executive Service
SESMT Senior Executive Service Management Team
SEVS Specialist and Enthusiast Vehicles Scheme
SIIMS Safety Investigation Information Management System
SOLAS International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea
SRACs Sustainable Regions Advisory Committees
Tas. Tasmania
TIAAG Transport Infrastructure Assurance Advisory Group
TNIP Transparent Noise Information Package
TSI Transport Security Inspectors
TSI Act Transport Safety Investigation Act 2005
TSWG Transport Security Working Group
UK United Kingdom
ULB underwater locator beacons
UNECE United Nations Economic Commission for Europe
US United States of America
USOAP Universal Safety Oversight Audit Program
Vic. Victoria
WA Western Australia

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