ADS-B rebate scheme

A rebate program is in place to support general and recreational aviation operators install automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) in their aircraft.

Learn more about the grant and apply.

About the scheme

The government will provide a 50% rebate of the costs of purchase, and if needed, installation of eligible ADS-B devices.

Grants are:

  • for the installation of ADS-B Out or equipment that includes both ADS-B OUT and ADS-B IN
  • capped at $5,000 each
  • available for Australian-registered aircraft operating under Visual Flight Rules (VFR)
  • available to buy low-cost portable ADS-B devices.

Make sure you check the eligibility requirements, including required documents, before applying.

Last updated:
25 Aug 2023
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