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Public Consultations

Australian Design Rule Development Program

The Department is seeking public comment on areas below which may affect changes to some ADRs.

The Safer Freight Vehicles Discussion Paper, which identifies possible changes to the Australian Design Rules to facilitate an increased take up of safer and/or more efficient heavy freight vehicles in Australia.

A draft version of ADR 90/01 (Steering System) provides standards for Automated Driving Systems (Appendix B) and draws on internationally developing requirements for automated vehicles where available.

Close date: 30 June 2021

Australian Airspace Policy Statement

The Department is seeking public comment on the Australian Airspace Policy Statement, which provides guidance to the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) on the administration of Australian airspace.

Close date: 16 July 2021

National Strategic Airspace: National Aviation Policy Issues Paper

The Department is seeking public comment on the National Aviation Policy Issues Paper, which has been prepared to complement the Australian Airspace Policy Statement. It is a starting point for discussion on the future of Australian airspace, and will inform development of Australia’s Future Airspace Framework.

Close date: 16 July 2021


Last Updated: 16 June, 2021