Melbourne Airport is owned and operated by Australia Pacific Airports (Melbourne) Pty Ltd - APAM - ACN 076 999 114.

Australia Pacific Airports Corporation Limited

Australia Pacific Airports Corporation Limited  (APAC) - ACN 069 775 266 owns APAM and Australia Pacific Airports (Launceston) Pty Ltd (APAL) - ACN 081 578 903.  APAL owns and operates Launceston Airport.

APAC acquired the lease for Melbourne Airport in July 1997.  Both Melbourne and Launceston airports are operated under a 50-year long-term lease from the Federal Government, with an option for a further 49 years.

APAC is a privately held corporation owned by institutional investors, predominantly superannuation/ pension funds.  The funds are owned, managed or represented by the following five entities.

Economic and Social Impact

Melbourne Airport has produced the 2023 Economic and Social Impact Report that outlines the relationship between our capital investment program and the social impact it has across communities.

This report provides an insight into Melbourne Airport’s direct and indirect economic contribution and why our 24/7 curfew free operation and delivery of our capital projects is vital to driving economic activity and creating connections that matter. View the report here.