Published date: 27 January 2021


This Advisory Circular (AC) describes an acceptable means of compliance with the security requirements and standards of Part 108 Air Operator Security Programme.

Related rules

This AC relates specifically to Civil Aviation Rule Part 108 and the establishment of an air operator security programme required by:

  • an airline air operator certificated in accordance with Part 119
  • a foreign air transport operator certificated in accordance with Part 129
  • Australian air operators operating under ANZA privileges.

Change notice

Revision 4 updates the AC to detail the requirements of Part 108 in relation to security controls applied to cargo and mail transported on domestic air transport operations and reflects submissions received Some of the content of the AC has been updated to comply with current drafting standards.