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Merimbula Air Services - Charter Only
If you or your business have been contracted to work at Merimbula Airport you will need to speak to the Airport Manager or Aerodrome Reporting Officer (ARO) prior to the commencement of works.
Those needing airside access must display a valid Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC) or apply for a Visitor Identification Card (VIC) prior to the commencement of works.
If you need to drive a vehicle whilst airside, there are strict rules that apply.
When arriving at the airport you must notify the Airport Manager or Aerodrome Reporting Officer (ARO) and be inducted onto the site. It is Airport policy that all contractors wear high visibility clothing and appropriate PPE while on site.
A Visitor Identification Card (VIC) or Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC) must be displayed by visitors when they are airside or in a secure zone at Merimbula Airport.
If you do not hold a valid Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC) you must pre register for a Visitor Identification Card (VIC).
If you are a frequent visitor we recommend that you apply for an Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC).
For all works and enquiries contact: Merimbula Airport on (02) 6495 4211
To apply for a waiver of aircraft daily parking fees when your aircraft is in maintenance at Merimbula Airport, please complete the Application Form.
Grant Funding under the State Government’s Restart NSW funding has been received to upgrade Merimbula Airport runway. Work will include:
It is currently in design phase and is the subject of an Environmental Impact Statement.
This project is jointly funded by the NSW Government from the Drought Stimulus Package contribution of $4 milliion and Bega Valley Shire Council contribution of $620,000. The project is a part of the Merimbula Airport Master Plan that was adopted in 2014. The area is located to the north of the Merimbula Airport Passenger Terminal. Once complete, business and light aircraft owners will be able to lease land to park aircraft, and construct hangars and buildings for aviation related businesses. More information on this project will be available soon.
The upgrade and extension of the Merimbula Airport passenger terminal was jointly funded by Bega Valley Shire Council and a Grant received under the Australian Government, Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development, Community Development Grants Programme . Work was completed in early December 2019. The official opening held on 18 December 2019 was officiated by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development The Honarable Michael McCormack MP, Senator for New South Wales Jim Molan AO DSC and Mayor of Bega Valley Shire Council Councillor Kristy McBain.
Further information can be found on the Major Projects page for Merimbula Airport Terminal Upgrade