Application for an Exemption Certificate for Specified Space Activities - Australian Government

Description

You will require this certificate if you intend to undertake specific space-related activities and require an exemption. An exemption for specified space activities is required in order to undertake an activity that may otherwise be prohibited by Australian law.

You can receive exemptions from requiring a space licence and / or permits to conduct a launch in Australia or overseas.

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

The following factors will be considered when assessing applications for an exemption certificate:

  • Whether the conduct is required to deal with an emergency;
  • The probability of the conduct causing substantial harm to public health or public safety or causing substantial damage to property;
  • The probability of the Commonwealth being exposed to liability, under the Liability Convention or otherwise under international law, for damage caused by the conduct.

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

Duration

As specified in the certificate.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $10000.00

Application fee for a person other than an approved scientific or educational organisation

Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $100.00 Application fee for an approved scientific or educational organisation

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for Exemption for Specified Space Activities - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Industry, Innovation and Science

Space Coordination Office

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Operating address: Industry House
10 Binara Street
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory 2600
Mailing address: GPO BOX 9839
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 13 28 46
Fax: 02 6213 7000
Email: space@industry.gov.au