Airport Airside Safety
Rotorua Airport has developed a Safety Management System (SMS) as required by the Civil Aviation Authority. The Airside Area contains many inherent dangers, to minimise and mitigate the potential dangers, all persons entering the Airside Area must be wearing AVSEC Airport Identity Card. The exception to this rule is Passengers boarding or disembarking a aircraft, Pilots, Airline Crew, NZ Police, Firefighter or Ambulance officer if they are displaying their relevant departments identity cards.
Airport Identity Card means an airport identity card issued by the Aviation Security Service, or its agent, on behalf of the Director of Civil Aviation under Civil Aviation Rule Part 19 after screening of the relevant person, and which carries a photograph of the relevant person.