Australian Airspace Policy
The Air Traffic Policy Branch within the Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development is a key adviser to Government on airspace and air traffic management policy.
On 17 April 2015 the draft 2015 Australian Airspace Policy Statement (AAPS) was released for public comment by Friday 22 May 2015.
The current Australian Airspace Policy Statement came into effect on 1 July 2012.
The Common Risk Management Framework provides guidance to Commonwealth aviation agencies in conducting their risk management activities in conformance with current published Australian/New Zealand Standards.
Legislation to give effect to the transfer of airspace regulatory function from Airservices to the Civil Aviation Safety Authority was enacted by the Parliament and came into force on 1 July 2007.
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