Declaration as an Approved Scientific or Educational Organisation - Australian Government

Service summary

You will require this approval if you intend to operate an educational institution, non-profit body or scientific organisation involved in space-related activities.

This approval applies to the organisation only. A separate approval is required to undertake specific space activities.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this declaration you must apply in writing and state:

  • Your name, address and Australian Business Number or Australian Company Number;
  • Whether you are applying as a body corporate, unincorporated body or an individual;
  • Whether you are an educational institution, a non-profit body, or a scientific organisation;
  • Details of your organisational structure, principal purpose, functions and activities; and

Approved organisations will need to meet all compliance requirements.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the declaration.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Declaration as an Approved Scientific or Educational Organisation - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
Space Coordination Office

Act(s) name

Space Activities Act 1998 (Australian Government)

Regulation(s) name

Space Activities Regulations 2001 (Australian Government)

Contact details

Enquiries
Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
Space Coordination Office


Operating address:
Industry House
10 Binara Street
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory 2600
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 9839
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601

Phone:

02 6213 6000

Phone:

13 28 46

Fax:

02 6213 7000
space@industry.gov.au

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