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Civil Aviation (Fees) Regulations 1995

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SR 1995 No. 225 Regulations as amended, taking into account amendments up to SLI 2005 No. 224
Administered by: DOTARS
Registered 10 Oct 2005
Start Date 08 Oct 2005
End Date 31 Dec 2005

Civil Aviation (Fees) Regulations 1995

Statutory Rules 1995 No. 225 as amended

made under the

This compilation was prepared on 10 October 2005
taking into account amendments up to SLI 2005 No. 224

Prepared by the Office of Legislative Drafting and Publishing,
Attorney-General’s Department, Canberra


Contents

                        1     Name of Regulations [see Note 1]                                     3

                        2     Commencement [see Note 1]                                           3

                        4     Regulatory service fees                                                    3

                        5     Fees for aviation security status checking and related matters            3

Schedule 1             Regulatory service fees                                                 5

Notes                                                                                                          10

 

 


  

  

1              Name of Regulations [see Note 1]

                These Regulations are the Civil Aviation (Fees) Regulations 1995.

2              Commencement [see Note 1]

                These Regulations commence when section 3 of the Civil Aviation Legislation Amendment Act 1995 commences.

4              Regulatory service fees

         (1)   The fee for a service referred to in the second column of Schedule 1 is:

                (a)    if an amount is set out in the third column of Schedule 1 beside the reference to the service — that amount; or

               (b)    if ‘HR’ is set out in the third column of Schedule 1 beside the reference to the service — the amount worked out by multiplying the hourly rate by the number of hours spent by the service provider in providing the service.

         (2)   For the purposes of subregulation (1), the hourly rate is:

                (a)    for providing consultancy advice — the amount equal to the cost of providing the service for an hour; or

               (b)    for any other service — $130 per hour.

5              Fees for aviation security status checking and related matters

         (1)   An expression used in this regulation and also in Division 6.7 of the Aviation Transport Security Regulations 2005 has the same meaning in this regulation as in that Division.

         (2)   The fees for:

                (a)    an aviation security status check for a security designated authorisation; and

               (b)    the verification of identity for a security designated authorisation; and

                (c)    the replacement of a security designated authorisation;

are as set out in the following table.

 

Item

Kind of service

Fee
($)

1

Processing of a request for an aviation security status check, and verification of identity for a security designated authorisation

145.00

2

Processing of a request for an aviation security status check involving only the criminal records check component, and verification of identity for a security designated authorisation

135.00

3

The verification of identity for a security designated authorisation, if no aviation security status check is required

95.00

4

Replacement of a security designated authorisation

50.00

         (3)   A fee imposed by subregulation (2) is in addition to any fee imposed by regulation 4.

         (4)   An application to CASA for the issue of an ASIC must be accompanied by the appropriate fee, as set out in the following table.

 

Item

Kind of service

Fee
($)

1

Application for, and issue of, ASIC, if aviation security status check is required

145.00

2

Application for, and issue of, ASIC, if aviation security status check involving only the criminal records check component is required

135.00

3

Application for, and issue of, ASIC based on current aviation security status check

95.00

4

Replacement of an ASIC

75.00


Schedule 1        Regulatory service fees

(regulation 4)

  

                In this Schedule:

accelerated training program means a training program, approved by CASA, that provides participants with training in relation to a new type of aircraft in less than the normal time.

practical consolidation training means a training course, approved by CASA, that provides participants with exposure to the practical aspects of their training within a reduced period of time.

 

Item

Service

Charge

 

CERTIFICATES OF AIRWORTHINESS

 

1.1

Assessment of an application for the issue or renewal of a certificate of airworthiness or an export airworthiness approval

HR

1.2

Processing an application for the validation of a foreign certificate of airworthiness or a foreign export certificate of airworthiness

HR

 

APPROVALS

 

2.1 

Assessment of an application for the issue of a type certificate, a supplemental type certificate or a type acceptance certificate

HR

2.2

Assessment of an application for the accreditation of a synthetic flight trainer

HR

2.3 

Assessment of an application for

 

 

   (a)  the issue, renewal or variation of a certificate of approval

HR

 

   (b)  the issue, renewal or variation of a production certificate, an Australian Parts Manufacturer Approval (APMA) or an Australian Technical Standard Order (ATSO) authorisation

HR

 

   (c)  the approval, or re-approval, of a production inspection system

HR

2.4

Assessment of a training course conducted by an organisation under a certificate of approval

HR

 

MANUFACTURE AND MAINTENANCE APPROVALS

 

3.1

Assessment of an application for the approval of an aircraft component, or of the repair, or a design of a modification, of an aircraft or aircraft component

HR

3.2

Assessment of an application for the approval of a system of maintenance or a maintenance control manual, or the approval of a variation of a system of maintenance or maintenance control manual

HR

3.3

Assessment of an application for the approval or variation of a maintenance schedule for an aircraft

HR

3.4

Assessment of an application for the approval of a permissible unserviceability or a minimum equipment list

HR

3.5

Assessment of an application for the certification of maintenance for aircraft operations overseas

HR

3.6

The conduct of a metallurgical examination or an investigation of a defective component

HR

 

AERODROME LICENCES

 

4.1

Assessment of an application for the issue of an aerodrome licence

HR

4.2

The conduct of the annual obstacle survey at the request of the aerodrome licence holder

HR

 

AIR OPERATOR’S CERTIFICATES

 

5.1 

Assessment of an application for the issue, renewal or variation of an AOC or an operating certificate

HR

 

AIRWORTHINESS AUTHORITIES

 

6.1

Assessment of an application for the issue, renewal or variation of an airworthiness authority

HR

6.2

Assessment of an application for the issue, renewal or variation of an aircraft welding authority

HR

 

AIRWORTHINESS EXAMS

 

7.1 

Examination for the purpose of qualifying for the issue of an aircraft maintenance engineer licence:

 

 

   (a)  for core or specific group subjects — per subject

$120

 

   (b)  for specific type subjects — per part

$190

 

   (c)  for category technical competency examination — per category

$105

7.2

A written examination for the purpose of qualifying for the issue of an authority to conduct non-destructive testing

$210

7.3

An examination for the purpose of qualifying for the issue of a welding or weight control authority or to conduct non-destructive testing, except an examination referred to in item 7.2

HR

7.4

Provision of a critique for an essay format licensed aircraft maintenance engineer examination

HR

7.5

The re-mark of a licensed aircraft maintenance engineer examination paper:

 

 

   (a)  core subjects, per subject

$80

 

   (b)  specific group — radio subjects, per subject

$80

 

   (c)  specific group — other subjects, per subject

$80

 

   (d)  specific type, per type

$210

 

AME LICENCE

 

8.1

Processing of an application for the issue (not including the assessment) of an aircraft maintenance engineer licence

$45

 

Note   Assessment in relation to an aircraft maintenance engineer licence is charged under item 8.2 or 8.3 as appropriate.

 

8.2 

Assessment of an application for the renewal of an aircraft maintenance engineer licence

$75

8.3 

Assessment of an application for the issue of ratings on an aircraft maintenance engineer licence:

 

 

   (a)  based on evidence of the practical experience of the applicant — per rating

$190

 

   (b)  based on practical consolidation training or an accelerated training program — per application

$170

 

   (c)  based on an overseas aircraft maintenance engineer licence — per application

$170

 

FLIGHT CREW EXAMS

 

9.1

Examination for the purpose of qualifying for the issue of a private pilot licence

$50

9.2 

Examination for the purpose of qualifying for the issue of a commercial pilot licence — per subject

$40

9.3 

Examination for the purpose of qualifying for the issue of an air transport pilot licence — per subject

$40

9.4

Examination for the purpose of qualifying for the issue of a student flight engineer licence

$80

9.5

Examination for the purpose of qualifying for the endorsement of a command instrument rating, flight instructor rating or agricultural pilot rating

$65

9.6

Examination for the purpose of qualifying for appointment as a check flight engineer

HR

9.7

A flight crew licence examination conducted by means of a flight test

HR

9.8 

The re-mark of a multi-choice format flight crew examination paper

$75

 

FLIGHT CREW LICENCE

 

10.1

Assessment of an application for the issue of a private pilot licence together with a flight radiotelephone operator licence

$50

10.2

Assessment of an application for the issue of a commercial pilot licence together with a flight radiotelephone operator licence

$55

10.3

Assessment of an application for the issue of an air transport pilot licence together with a flight radiotelephone operator licence

$65

10.4

Processing of an application for the issue of a flight crew licence — flight engineer

$55

10.5

Processing of an application for the issue of a certificate of validation for private operations or commercial operations:

 

 

   (a)  for private operations; or

$85

 

   (b)  for commercial operations; and

$100

 

if the certificate includes:

 

 

   (c)  a rating — for each rating (in addition to the fee payable under paragraph (a) or (b)); or

$75

 

   (d)  an aircraft endorsement — for each endorsement (in addition to the fee payable under paragraph (a) or (b))

$90

10.6

Processing an application for the issue of a special pilot licence

$80

10.7

Processing an application for the issue or renewal of a flight crew rating

$85

10.8

Assessment of an application for the issue of an aircraft endorsement on a flight crew licence per endorsement

$55

10.9

Assessment of an application for the issue of an aircraft endorsement on the basis of an overseas endorsement — per endorsement

$60

 

FLIGHT MANUALS

 

11.1

Preparing or approving a flight manual, part of a flight manual, or an alteration of a flight manual

HR

 

CONSULTANCY ADVICE AND OTHER SERVICES

 

12.1

The provision of consultancy advice on request

HR

12.2

Assessment of a training program or training course for maintenance personnel

HR

 


Notes to the Civil Aviation (Fees) Regulations 1995

Note 1

The Civil Aviation (Fees) Regulations 1995 (in force under the Civil Aviation Act 1988) as shown in this compilation comprise Statutory Rules 1995 No. 225 amended as indicated in the Tables below.

Under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003, which came into force on 1 January 2005, it is a requirement for all non-exempt legislative instruments to be registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.  From 1 January 2005 the Statutory Rules series ceased to exist and was replaced with Select Legislative Instruments (SLI series). Numbering conventions remain the same, ie Year and Number.

All relevant information pertaining to application, saving or transitional provisions prior to 12 July 2004 is not included in this compilation.  For subsequent information see Table A.

Table of Instruments

Year and
number

Date of notification
in Gazette or FRLI registration

Date of
commencement

Application, saving or
transitional provisions

1995 No. 225

6 July 1995

6 July 1995 (see r. 2 and Gazette 1995, No. S270)

 

2004 No. 211

12 July 2004

12 July 2004

R. 4

2005 No. 224

7 Oct 2005 (see F2005L03043)

8 Oct 2005

Table of Amendments

ad. = added or inserted      am. = amended      rep. = repealed      rs. = repealed and substituted

Provision affected

How affected

R. 1.........................................

rs. 2004 No. 211

R. 3.........................................

rep. 2004 No. 211

R. 4.........................................

am. 2004 No. 211; 2005 No. 224

R. 5.........................................

ad. 2005 No. 224

Schedule 1

 

Heading to Schedule..........

rep. 2005 No. 224

Heading to Schedule 1 ......

ad. 2005 No. 224

Schedule...............................

am. 2004 No. 211

Table A                  Application, saving or transitional provisions

Statutory Rules 2004 No. 211

4              Transitional

                The amendments by regulation 3 do not affect the fee payable by a person for a service if:

                 (a)     in the case of a service for which the fee is the hourly rate:

                          (i)     CASA began to provide the service to the person before the commencement of the amendments; or

                         (ii)     CASA agreed with the applicant in writing, before the commencement of the amendments, to provide the service at the hourly rate prevailing at that time; or

                (b)     in the case of any other service — the person paid the fee before the commencement of the amendments.