Issuing bodies

As an issuing body, you are required to comply with the requirements and obligations of the Aviation Transport Security Regulations 2005, and the Maritime Transport and Offshore Facilities Security Regulations 2003.

Do you need an ASIC or an MSIC?

Resources

The Department is working with issuing bodies to implement a range of improvements to the ASIC and MSIC schemes.

Among the changes will be:

For further information, see What is changing?

Regulatory guidance and templates

Issuing bodies need to submit, hold and maintain an approved ASIC Program or MSIC Plan. Templates and guidance materials are provided below to assist.

Aviation issuing body

Maritime issuing body

Submitting applications and supporting documentation

Applications and supporting documents can be submitted by:

ASIC and MSIC factsheets

The following factsheets provide you with detailed information about the upcoming changes to identity security within the ASIC and MSIC schemes

ASIC and MSIC communication material

The following material gives you more information about upcoming changes to identity security within the ASIC and MSIC schemes.