Public Consultations

Proposed amendments to the Air Navigation (Essendon Fields Airport) Regulation 2001

Following a consultation process last year the department is now seeking feedback on a proposal to Increase the weight limit for jet aircraft from 45,000kg to 50,000kg limited to 19 seat business jets operating on a closed charter basis during 6am-11pm.

Close date: 31 August 2018.

Civil Aviation (Carriers' Liability) Review

The department is currently reviewing several key aspects of Australia’s aviation insurance and liability framework under the Civil Aviation (Carriers’ Liability) Act 1959 (CACL Act) and Damage by Aircraft Act 1999 (DBA Act). The review is an important part of keeping Australia’s aviation regulatory framework up-to-date.

Close date: 31 August 2018.


Last Updated: 30 July, 2018