You will require this approval if you are an aviation industry participant or Commonwealth agency who intends to issue Aviation Security Identification Cards (ASICs) and visitor identification cards (VICs).
ASICs are required to be held by staff at certain airports servicing passenger and freight aircraft.
An ASIC program is compulsory, and sets out procedures related to the issue, production, destruction and security of ASICs and associated records information.
An aviation industry participant means:
- an airport operator
- an aircraft operator
- a regulated air cargo agent
- an accredited air cargo agent.