Part 71 - Designation of Airspace

This compilation of the above Civil Aviation Rule was made by the Civil Aviation Authority as a reference document to provide details of the current rule requirements. It is not the official version of the Rule and should only be used as a reference document. It does not contain the statement specifying the Rule Objective, and the Extent of Consultation.

Rule brief

Part 71 provides the general rules applicable to airspace allocation for aviation purposes and in the public interest.

Rules made under Part 71 provide for the designation, classification and notification of New Zealand airspace and airspace that New Zealand is responsible for under ICAO Regional Air Navigation Agreements. The Director may also restrict aviation activity in certain areas in the public interest.