The Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts is currently consulting on its guidelines paper "Don't pry when you fly: privacy considerations for drone use.  (See

The answers to the following short survey will help AAUS build an advocacy position in relation to these guidelines. 

Thank you for taking the time to contribute.  

Your privacy will be protected and names of individuals and organisations will not be disclosed. All responses will be de-identified, pooled and aggregated to ensure anonymity of the respondents.
Results obtained from the survey will be released to the membership at the end of the survey period.
Survey closes July 21, 2023
Estimated time to complete: 2 minutes

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* 1. How would you rate the importance of community perception of privacy in relation to drone operations?

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* 2. Do you believe that the government's paper "Don't pry when you fly: privacy considerations for drone use" provides useful and implementable guidelines for operators?

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* 3. Is there any other feedback you would like to provide?