Purpose, Vision and Mission


Our Purpose

The purpose of the Canadian Airports Council (CAC) is to be the industry association that lobbies the federal government on issues that affect the business interests of Canada’s airports.


Our Vision

A community of airports, as collaborative world leaders in safe, high-quality, economically prosperous air transport.


Our Mission

Anticipating ... iniatives and developments with the potential to impact airports.
Collaborating ... in positive ways with industry partners and government.
Building ... concensus among airports on areas of policy, legislation and regulation.
Influencing ... government initiatives in ways that support safe, secure, environmentally/socially responsible and competitive air transport.
Promoting ... better knowledge about airports and their important economic and social roles.