The Outdoor Media Association (OMA) regularly provides comment and advocacy to Australian state and federal governments on issues that affect the industry and the community.

Issues can range from amendments to planning frameworks, to promotion of healthy habits and lifestyles.

General and Federal Submissions


July: Letter of Support to ASB Submission to the Consultation Regulation Impact Statement – Regulating the advertising of therapeutic goods to the general public

April: OMA response to Austroads Research Report – Impact of Roadside Advertising on Road Safety

February: Letter of Support to AANA Submission In Response to Australian National Preventative Health Agency Issues Paper Alcohol Advertising – The Effectiveness of the Current Regulatory Code in Addressing Community Concerns


August: House of Representatives Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs – Inquiry into Billboard and Outdoor


March: Submission for the Inquiry into the Australian Film and Literature Classification Scheme

February: Inquiry into the Regulation of Billboards and Outdoor Advertising

State, Territory and Local Government Submissions

Australian Capital Territory

New South Wales


September: Botany DCP Submission

July: Sydney Metro Strategy Submission

June: NSW Planning Law Review White Paper and Appendix B

June: NSW Planning Review White Paper Submission




Victoria Draft Operator Practice Note for Commercial Advertising Content

South Australia

Western Australia