The public comment period for the 2019 Adelaide Airport Preliminary Draft Master Plan has now closed.

About the Adelaide Airport Master Plan

The Adelaide Airport Master Plan 2019 (Master Plan 2019) outlines the vision for the development of Adelaide Airport to support the continued growth of air travel and the State economy. Continuing to focus on sustainable outcomes, improved customer experience and finding innovative solutions, short and longer-term planning, and delivery of facilities, infrastructure, ground transport and utilities, will ensure that the airport continues to serve the people of South Australia.

Adelaide Airport Ltd (AAL) as the operator of Adelaide Airport is required to prepare a Master Plan in accordance with the Airports Act 1996 (Airports Act) for approval by the Commonwealth Government.

The Master Plan 2019 has been prepared in accordance with the Airports Act and is the primary planning document for the next eight years to 2027. It also presents the long-term strategic plans for the 20-year period through to 2039 for the airport.

The Adelaide Airport Preliminary Draft Master Plan 2019 can be viewed here

Finalising the Master Plan:

Adelaide Airport will now review and provide feedback on submissions as required.

The Preliminary Draft Master Plan 2019 will be amended and prepared as the Draft Master Plan 2019. The Draft Master Plan 2019 will then be submitted to the Commonwealth Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development for consideration.

Once approved by the Minister, the document becomes the Final Adelaide Airport Master Plan 2019.

For further information please email [email protected]

Endorsed ANEF

As part of the Adelaide Airport Master Plan a new Australian Noise Exposure Forecast (ANEF) has been technically endorsed by Airservices Australia and therefore this new ANEF supersedes all previous ANEFs and should now be used for planning around Adelaide Airport. Adelaide Airport supports this new ANEF forming the basis of any State Planning policy updates in the future. The newly endorsed ANEF can be viewed here.

Adelaide Airport Master Plan 2014

The 2014 Adelaide Airport Master Plan can be viewed here.

Parafield Airport Master Plan 2017

The 2017 Parafield Airport Master Plan can be located on the Parafield Airport website. Click here for more details.