About this report
This report provides a concise overview of the operations of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) and reviews our performance against the corporate goals identified in the CASA Corporate Plan 2011–12 to 2013–14, for the year ending 30 June 2012.
CASA is accountable to the Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, the Parliament and the Australian people. The information contained in this annual report also forms an important element of CASA’s reporting responsibilities to the wider aviation community.
Through this annual report, CASA aims to provide readers with a transparent account of the organisation’s performance for the 2011–12 reporting period.
As well as providing a detailed description of what CASA has done during the year, the report contains financial statements for 2011–12 and identifies the organisation’s plans to meet expected challenges in the year ahead.
The report was prepared in accordance with the Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997, the Civil Aviation Act 1988 and other relevant legislation.
Drafted by: Lisa Harvey
Assisted by: Michelle Spence
Design: Duncan Grant/Fiona Scheidel
Photography: Karen Scrimes/Dean Covell/Margo Marchbank/Duncan Grant
Editing: WordsWorth Writing Pty Ltd
Printing: CanPrint Communications Pty Ltd
Thank you to all contributors and divisional coordinators for your invaluable support and input throughout the development and drafting process.
This report and other CASA corporate publications can be accessed online at www.casa.gov.au
CASA regulatory instruments and publications can be accessed at www.casa.gov.au/consultation
Readers are invited to provide constructive feedback and suggestions for improvement to firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on the report, or to request printed copies, please contact:
Manager, Governance Systems
Civil Aviation Safety Authority
GPO Box 2005
Canberra ACT 2601
Phone: +61 2 6217 1614
Fax: +61 2 6217 1290
© Commonwealth of Australia 2012
This work is copyright. Apart from any use as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968, no part may be reproduced by any process without prior written permission from the Commonwealth. Requests and inquiries concerning reproduction and rights should be addressed to the Commonwealth Copyright Administration, Attorney-General’s Department, National Circuit, Barton ACT 2600 or posted at www.ag.gov.au/cca