Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee
On 9 February 2017, the Senate moved that the Airports Amendment Bill 2016 be referred to the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 28 March 2017. On 28 March 2017, the Senate granted an extension of time for reporting to the first sitting day of March 2018.
- The Senate Committee interim report PDF: 530 KB
- SACF’s submission to the Senate Committee PDF: 133 KB
Western Sydney Airport Draft EIS
The draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for Western Sydney Airport (WSA) was released on 19 October 2015 and is open for public comment until 18 December 2015.
- SACF Submission on Western Sydney Airport Draft EIS PDF: 158 KB
Sydney Airport Preliminary Draft Master Plan 2013–2033
Sydney Airport released its Preliminary Draft Master Plan (PDMP) for public consultation on 5 June 2013.
Senate Standing Committee on Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport's Inquiry into the Effectiveness of Airservices Australia's Management of Aircraft Noise
On 29 November 2009 the Senate Standing Committee on Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport announced an inquiry into the effectiveness of Airservices Australia's management of aircraft noise.
- Senate Committee Report and the Government's Response
PDF: 140 KB DOC: 87 KB
- SACF's submission to the Senate Standing Committee (5 March 2010) PDF: 527 KB
The Development of a National Aviation Policy Statement
SACF contributed to the development of national aviation policy through a submission to the Aviation Green Paper in 2008.
- SACF's submission to the Aviation Green Paper PDF: 177 KB
In August 2008, Infrastructure Australia issued a call for public and industry submissions on the infrastructure challenges facing Australia. Over 600 submissions were received and in May 2009, Infrastructure Australia published the report, National Infrastructure Priorities.
Sydney Airport Major Development Plan on the Runway End Safety Area (RESA) Construction
In March 2008 Sydney Airport prepared a Draft Major Development Plan (MDP), which described the works involved in constructing a Runway End Safety Area at the western end of the east-west runway. It was approved and work was completed in 2010.
- SACF's submission on the proposal PDF: 2380 KB