Airports

Efficient infrastructure key to economy beyond the COVID-19 crisis

Efficient infrastructure is integral to rebuilding the economy beyond the pandemic but cannot come by excessively focussing on the needs of infrastructure owners at the expense of the users, ACCC Chair Rod Sims said today.

Mr Sims was speaking at the Australian Financial Review’s National Infrastructure Summit on competition issues in infrastructure and changes since COVID-19.

Report: airline competition in Australia

First report on the ACCC’s monitoring of prices, costs and profits of Australian domestic air passenger transport services.

Airports overcome weak passenger growth to report record profits

Australia’s four major airports have continued to report increasing levels of joint profits from aeronautical activities, according to the ACCC’s annual Airport Monitoring Report, released today.

Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney airports collectively earned $863.5 million in operating profit from aeronautical activities in 2018-19, up 3.6 per cent. This result was achieved despite weaker passenger growth and a drop in domestic passenger numbers at Sydney Airport.

Airport monitoring report 2018-19

This report presents the results of the ACCC's price, financial reporting and quality of service monitoring for aeronautical services and car parking for the following airports for the 2018-19 financial year.

Airport monitoring report 2017-18

Results of the ACCC's price, financial reporting and quality of service monitoring for aeronautical services and car parking for monitored airports for the 2017–18 financial year.

Airport monitoring report 2016-17

Results of the ACCC's price, financial reporting and quality of service monitoring for aeronautical services and car parking for monitored airports for the 2016–17 financial year.