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Ground Handlers

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Ramp operations meetings

Sydney Airport holds monthly ramp meetings for operators at T1 and T2. All ground handlers and airlines are welcome to attend. If you need more information please contact the Sydney Airport Ramp Manager at symon.reid@syd.com.au.

Common User Freight Facility - Livestock

The Sydney Airport Livestock Transfer Facility should be booked in advance with the ground handler representative, notification will be made on your behalf once bookings are finalised.

Dangerous or Hazardous Goods

If you are going to bring Dangerous Goods - Class 1 onto Sydney Airport (either import or export) please contact the Sydney Airport Duty Manager on +61 2 9667 6097 or email duty.manager@syd.com.au with all the relevant details.

The Airport Operations Manual Part 2, Section 14 Handling of Hazardous Materials outlines the procedures for handling Dangerous Goods for freight forwarders. Airfreight operators should refer to the AIP Australian En Route Supplement (ERSA).

In accordance with the Sydney Airport Operations Manual Part 2, Section 14 Handling Hazardous Materials, aircraft operators are responsible for obtaining an approval from the Sydney Airport Duty Manager for each consignment of Class 1 explosives by providing details of the flight movement and goods shipment. Flight notifications should be sent to the Sydney Airport Terminal Operations Centre at toc@syd.com.au or fax +61 2 9667 9541.