Safety

We're committed to ensuring the health and safety of our employees, contractors and visitors across our operations, particularly those involved in activities that may impact the safety of aircraft operations.

Our safety information for airlines, ground handlers, border protection agencies, retail and property tenants, their staff and contractors is available on request. Please contact your Sydney Airport representative for a copy, and include the following information:

  • Company name;
  • Name of company representative(s) responsible for ensuring OH&S compliance and;
  • Contact details including email addresses and phone numbers.

Drug and Alcohol Management Plan (DAMP)

The Civil Aviation Safety Regulation (CASR) Part 99 Drug and Alcohol Management Plans and Testing came into effect on 23 March 2009. This legislation applies to all those that undertake Safety Sensitive Aviation Activities (SSAA) and / or those required to work airside at Sydney Airport.

Any Sydney Airport-engaged contractor performing activities in a SSAA must comply with the Sydney Airport DAMP unless otherwise advised.

The Civil Aviation Safety Authority publishes frequently asked questions, definitions and further information on Drug and Alcohol Testing in Aviation.

DAMP Reasonable Suspicion Assessment Form

The DAMP Reasonable Suspicion Assessment Form is to be completed by DAMP Supervisors authorised under Sydney Airport's Drug and Alcohol Management Plan (DAMP) to conduct Reasonable Suspicion assessments. On completion this form should be retained in personnel records for review purposes.

Sydney Airport contractors' online safety induction

Our contractors' online safety induction must be completed by all Sydney Airport-engaged contractors prior to commencing work on the airport.

Register for the induction.

Sydney Airport Contractor Safety Induction Pack March 2016

Related documents

Sydney Airport Safety Policy Statement