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If you have not done this, please contact the Airservices Noise Complaints and Information Service or
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When did you first lodge your complaint with Airservices Australia or Defence?*
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When did you most recently lodge a complaint with Airservices Australia or Defence?*
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Has your most recent complaint with Airservices Australia or Defence been responded to?*
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If possible, please advise any or all of the following:

1. date of  the most recent response from Airservices Australia or Defence

2. complaint or correspondence reference number from Airservices Australia or Defence

3. name of person you dealt with

Please describe fully the nature of your complaint.
It helps if you can describe the issues and how Airservices Australia or Defence has responded to you, as well as information such as:

  • which airport or aerodrome is involved
  • what type of aircraft (jets, helicopters, etc)
  • what information you have already received about aircraft noise in your area

Note: You can email copies of any relevant documentation (for example, your most recent and any other significant responses from Airservices Australia or Defence) to for consideration with your complaint.  Please ensure you include your name so that we can link the email with your online complaint.

What would you like to see happen as a result of your complaint?

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Last Updated: October 15, 2021