Publications and agreements

A library of all Ports Australia publications and agreements.
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Below are all of our free publications relating to best practice within the Ports sector, as well as agreements Ports Australia has signed with various government entities.

The Wharf Structures Condition Assessment Manual is also available for purchase.

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Publications
National
Coastal Shipping

Ports Australia Coastal Shipping Factsheet

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National

Revised: Leading Practice: Port Master Planning Approaches and Future Opportunities

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National

Memorandum of Understanding: Federal Court of Australia and Ports Australia

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National

Agreement in relation to the provision of tidal information services: Bureau of Meteorology

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National

Guiding Principles for Australian Defence Force Access to National Ports

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National

The Australian Port Marine Safety Management Guidelines

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Port Planning

Leading Practice: Port Master Planning Approaches and Future Opportunities

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Corridor Protection

Leading Practice: Port & Supply Chain Protection Current Practice & Future Opportunities

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Coastal Shipping

Speech: The challenges of a growing population and the role of Ports in facing those challenges

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National
Dredging

Environmental Code of Practice for Dredging and Dredged Material Management

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Queensland
Dredging

Dredging and Australian Ports: Subtropical and Tropical Ports

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National

Non-Cargo Liquid Transfer Practices In Australian Ports

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National
Dredging

Dredging and Australian Ports: Temperate Ports

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National

Principles For Gathering And Processing Hydrographic Information In Australian Ports

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Submissions

All of Ports Australia submissions to government. We acknowledge and thank the contributions of our members which make these submissions possible.

Submissions

DRAFT NATIONAL HITCHHIKER (CONTAMINATING) PLANT PEST ACTION PLAN 2022–2032

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National

SIMPLIFIED TRADE SYSTEM IMPLEMENTATION TASKFORCE SIMPLIFIED TRADE SYSTEM

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National

Exposure Draft Transport Security Amendment (Critical Infrastructure) Bill 2022 & Exposure Draft Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure Protection) Bill 2022

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DRAFT NATIONAL HITCHHIKER (CONTAMINATING) PLANT PEST ACTION PLAN 2022–2032

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National

ABF data for the ports

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National

COASTAL TRADING REFORM FOR CARGO VESSELS DISCUSSION PAPER

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National

PROTECTING CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE AND SYSTEMS OF NATIONAL SIGNIFICANCE

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National

THE INDEPENDENT REVIEW OF THE ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION AND BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION ACT 1999

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National

National Freight Data Hub: Options Discussion Paper

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National

FEEDBACK ON THE DRAFT NATIONAL PER- AND POLYFLUOROALKYL SUBSTANCES (PFAS) POSITION STATEMENT

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Queensland

Letter of Support - Reef 2050 Submission

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National

DEPARTMENT OF HOME AFFAIRS REVIEW INTO AUSTRALIA’S AVIATION AND MARITIME TRANSPORT SECURITY

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National

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, WATER AND THE ENVIRONMENT NATIONAL BIOSECURITY STRATEGY

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National

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, WATER AND THE ENVIRONMENT IN-WATER CLEANING STANDARDS

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National

SENATE STANDING COMMITTEE ON RURAL AND REGIONAL AFFAIRS AND TRANSPORT LEGISLATION BIOSECURITY AMENDMENT (ENHANCED RISK MANAGEMENT) BILL 2021

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Western Australia

Western Australia Department of Transport: Questions for Stakeholder Consultations Ports Australia Responses

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Submissions
New South Wales

GREATER SYDNEY COMMISSION INDUSTRIAL LANDS POLICY REVIEW

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National

DEPARTMENT OF HOME AFFAIRS ASIC MSIC SCHEMES ADMINISTRATION CONSULTATION

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New South Wales

TRANSPORT FOR NSW FREIGHT COMMUNITY SYSTEM STRATEGIC BUSINESS CASE INPUT

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National

AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL AUDIT OFFICE REVIEW OF THE INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS DURING COVID-19

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National

PRODUCTIVITY COMMISSION VULNERABLE SUPPLY CHAINS

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National

REVIEW OF THE SECURITY LEGISLATION AMENDMENT (CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE) BILL 2020 AND STATUTORY REVIEW OF THE SECURITY OF CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE ACT 2018

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National

STATUTORY REVIEW OF THE NATIONAL TRANSPORT COMMISSION

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SUBMISSION: Productivity Commission’s Vulnerable Supply Chains Interim Report

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National

Ports Australia's submission to the independent review of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

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National
Coastal Shipping

Coastal Trading - Where to from here?

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National
Maritime Skills

The Effectiveness Of The Current Temporary Skilled Visa System In Targeting Genuine Skills Shortages

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Queensland
Coastal Shipping

A Sustainable Queensland Intrastate Shipping Industry

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Submissions
National
Coastal Shipping

Policy, regulatory, taxation, administrative and funding priorities for Australian shipping

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New South Wales
Port Planning

Revocation Of The Declaration Of Service At The Port Of Newcastle Ports Australia Submission

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National
Improving Port Sustainability

Regulation Impact Statement For A National Phase Out Of PFOS

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Submissions
New South Wales
Port Planning

NSW Freight And Ports Plan

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