From 30 June 2018, people travelling internationally will notice some changes to how they are screened in Australia. Passengers will be required to present all powders in their carry-on baggage separately for screening.
There will be quantity restrictions on some types of powders but most common powders remain unrestricted. Check the powder, liquid, aerosol and gel restrictions before you travel.
Events around the world continue to remind us about the importance of aviation security. Security measures are in place to ensure the safety and security of all travellers.
If you are planning to travel on an aircraft, it is important to be aware of the security measures in place. TravelSECURE provides a range of advice and tips to help you prepare for your journey and clear security checks quickly and easily. All travellers are required to undergo security screening at Australian airports.
Prior to your departure you can also confirm what security checks that apply to you by checking with your airline or airport of the country that you are travelling from.
Plan ahead… prepare for your next journey and ease your travel experience.
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