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There are a number of documents available to the community that provide further information that relates to constructing Brisbane's New Runway, as well as aviation generally. Here you will find links to documents on other websites that you may like to read.

Airports Act 1996

The Airports Act was produced by the Federal Government to promote the sound development of civil aviation in Australia.


Airservices Australia

Airservices Australia is a government-owned corporation providing safe and environmentally sound air traffic control management and related airside services to the aviation industry.


Air Transport Safety Bureau

The Bureau is an independent body within the Federal Department of Transport and Regional Services that is Australia’s main agency for transport safety investigations.


Brisbane Airport Lateral Noise Study (March 2005)

This document assesses the difference in lateral noise impacts on the developed areas west of the Airport site, due to aircraft movements on the proposed parallel runway.


Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics

The Bureau operates within the Federal Department of Transport and Regional Services to provide information and analysis for the Government and community, improving understanding of the economic factors influencing the transport sector and regional Australia.


Civil Aviation Safety Authority

CASA is an independent statutory authority that conducts the safety regulation of civil air operations in Australia and the operation of Australian aircraft overseas.


Department of Transport and Regional Services

The Federal Department provides policy advice to the Ministers for the Transport and Regional Services portfolio and delivers a variety of programs on behalf of the Australian Government.


Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

The Act protects the environment, particularly matters of national environmental significance.


International Air Services Commission

The Commission was established to enhance the welfare of Australians by promoting economic efficiency through competition in the provision of international air services.


International Air Transport Association

The trade association for international air transport, representing 265 airlines.


International Civil Aviation Organization

The Organization was set up by the United Nations to establish international standards covering the technical fields of aviation.


Moreton Bay Sand Extraction Study Reports

The study reports describe the environmental, social, economic and cultural issues associated with sand extraction from Moreton Bay.


South East Queensland Regional Plan

The plan was produced by the Queensland Government to guide growth and development in the region for the next two decades.


State Coastal Management Plan

The plan describes how the Queensland coastal zone is to be managed under the Coastal Protection and Management Act 1995.

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