Aircraft noise

If you wish to complain about aircraft noise in your area, please contact the Airservice Australia Noise Enquiry Service.

  About aircraft noise

To register a complaint about aircraft noise, please contact the Airservices Noise Enquiry Service:

  • Telephone: 1800 802 584 (freecall).
  • Telephone: 1300 302 240 (local call in Sydney).
  • Fax: (02) 9556 6641.
  • Mail:
    Noise Complaints and Information Service,
    PO Box 211,
    Mascot NSW 1460.
  • An online complaint lodgement form is also available on the website. Please see the link below.

Airservices Australia is a Commonwealth Government owned corporation. It administers air traffic control and related air side services throughout Australia. Aircraft noise complaints are collated and information is shared with airports and governments to inform them of the impact of changes to flight paths and air service operations.

In addition, the Office of Airspace Regulation (OAR) within the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) is responsible for regulating Australian airspace and must adequately consider environmental implications when proposing airspace changes.

  • To find out more visit the OAR (CASA) website.
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