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Site Rules for Contractors, Sub Contractors and Tradespeople

Download the Alice Springs and Tennant Creek Airports site rules here.

Download the NT Airports Safety Induction presentation here.

Download the Alice Springs Airport Safety Induction questionnaire here.

Download the NT Airports Safe Work Method Statement

Download the NT Airports Risk Assessment - Ladder Selection

 

Airport Security

Visitor Identification Card (VICs)

On 21 November 2011 a legislative amendment to the Aviation Transport Security Regulations (2005) came into place regarding the issue of Visitor Identification Cards (VICs) at Australian Security Controlled Airports.

Download this Fact Sheet for information on the VIC Pass and the new rules on its use.

ASIC Cards

ASIC Application form 

Transfer of ASIC between companies

Security and Safety Induction Guide

Drug and Alcohol Management

Download the NT Airports Drug and Alcohol Management plan.

 

Crane Operations

Crane operations within the vicinity (20kms) of Tennant Creek Aerodrome have the potential to create air safety hazards and may affect airport operations.

Assessing and approving crane operations around TCA's airspace

To protect Tennant Creek Airport’s airspace, all crane activities are required by law to be assessed and approved under the Commonwealth Airports (Protection of Airspace) Regulations 1996 before they can be carried out.

Legislation - crane operation around TCA's airspace

As a crane operator, it is an offence under Section 183 of the Airports Act 1996 to carry out, without approval, crane operations which intrude into airport’s protected airspace; it is also an offence not to give information to the Airport of proposed crane activity.

If you are unsure of the GPS Coordinates of the crane activity, or you wish to provide Tennant Creek Airport with further site information, please use the below map to mark your exact crane location. Please ensure you have submitted a Crane Operations Permit Application first.

Crane operations within the vicinity (20kms) of Tennant Creek Aerodrome have the potential to create air safety hazards and may affect airport operations.
 

Application to operate a crane in the vicinity of Tennant Creek Airport:

Application Form: Crane Operations Permit


Zones

Tennant Creek aerodrome has four zones to assist you in deciding if notification to Tennant Creek International Airport is required prior to crane activity taking place. The four zones are:

ZoneAreaWHEN MUST TCA BE NOTIFIED?
Zone 1Within THE RED areaTake-off & Approach Critical Areas – TCA must be notified of ALL crane operations
Zone 2Within the GREEN area - Inner Horizontal SurfaceTCA must be notified of all crane activity exceeding 20M AGL
Zone 3Within the PURPLE area - Conical SurfaceTCA must be notified of all crane activity exceeding 40M AGL.
Zone 4Remaining area outside the PURPLE area and within 20km of the aerodrome - Outer Horizontal SurfaceTCA must be notified of all crane activity exceeding 80M AGL.

 

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