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Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998

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SR 1998 No. 237 Regulations as amended, taking into account amendments up to Civil Aviation Safety Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 2)
Principal Regulations
Administered by: Infrastructure and Regional Development
Registered 16 Dec 2011
Start Date 13 Dec 2011
End Date 29 Feb 2012
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Part 1 Preliminary
1.001 Name of Regulations [see Note 1]
1.003 Harmonisation with FARs
1.004 Dictionary
1.005 Appendixes
1.006 Status of lists of contents of Parts
1.007 Status of notes
1.008 Inconsistency between MOS and Act or Regulations
Expand Part 11 Regulatory administrative procedures 
Part 11 Regulatory administrative procedures
Expand Part 13 Enforcement procedures 
Part 13 Enforcement procedures
Expand Part 21 Certification and airworthiness requirements for aircraft and parts 
Part 21 Certification and airworthiness requirements for aircraft and parts
Expand Part 22 Airworthiness standards for sailplanes and powered sailplanes 
Part 22 Airworthiness standards for sailplanes and powered sailplanes
Expand Part 23 Airworthiness standards for aeroplanes in the normal, utility, acrobatic or commuter category 
Part 23 Airworthiness standards for aeroplanes in the normal, utility, acrobatic or commuter category
Expand Part 25 Airworthiness standards for aeroplanes in the transport category 
Part 25 Airworthiness standards for aeroplanes in the transport category
Expand Part 26 Airworthiness standards for aircraft in the primary category or intermediate category 
Part 26 Airworthiness standards for aircraft in the primary category or intermediate category
Expand Part 27 Airworthiness standards for rotorcraft in the normal category 
Part 27 Airworthiness standards for rotorcraft in the normal category
Expand Part 29 Airworthiness standards for rotorcraft in the transport category 
Part 29 Airworthiness standards for rotorcraft in the transport category
Expand Part 31 Airworthiness standards for manned free balloons 
Part 31 Airworthiness standards for manned free balloons
Expand Part 32 Airworthiness standards for engines for very light aeroplanes 
Part 32 Airworthiness standards for engines for very light aeroplanes
Expand Part 33 Airworthiness standards for aircraft engines 
Part 33 Airworthiness standards for aircraft engines
Expand Part 35 Airworthiness standards for aircraft propellers 
Part 35 Airworthiness standards for aircraft propellers
Expand Part 39 Airworthiness directives 
Part 39 Airworthiness directives
Expand Part 42 Continuing airworthiness requirements for aircraft and aeronautical products 
Part 42 Continuing airworthiness requirements for aircraft and aeronautical products
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Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998

Statutory Rules 1998 No. 237 as amended

made under the

This compilation was prepared on 13 December 2011
taking into account amendments up to SLI 2011 No. 265

The text of any of those amendments not in force
on that date is appended in the Notes section

[Note: Regulation 92.150 ceased to apply at the end of 31 December 2006, see subregulation 92.150 (8)]

This document has been split into four volumes
Volume 1 contains Parts 1 to 42 (Rr. 1.001–42.1105)
Volume 2 contains Parts 45 to 92 (Rr. 45.005–92.205)
Volume 3 contains Parts 99 to 138 (Rr. 99.005–137.300)
Volume 4 contains Parts 139 to 202 (Rr. 139.005–202.900), the Dictionary and the Notes
Each volume has its own Table of Contents

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


Contents

Part 1                          Preliminary                                                                 

                  1.001      Name of Regulations [see Note 1]                                  27

                  1.003      Harmonisation with FARs                                               27

                  1.004      Dictionary                                                                     28

                  1.005      Appendixes                                                                  28

                  1.006      Status of lists of contents of Parts                                29

                  1.007      Status of notes                                                             29

                  1.008      Inconsistency between MOS and Act or Regulations       29

Part 11                       Regulatory administrative procedures               

Subpart 11.A              Preliminary                                                                     

                11.005      Purpose of Part                                                            34

                11.010      What is in this Part                                                        34

                11.015      Definitions for Part                                                        35

                11.018      Approval of forms                                                         36

Subpart 11.B              Applications for authorisations                                       

                11.020      Effect of this Subpart                                                    36

                11.025      Application of Part to authorised persons                       36

                11.030      When application taken to be complete                          37

                11.032      Application for authorisation after previous authorisation cancelled   37

                11.035      Other things CASA can ask applicant to do — test or interview         38

                11.040      Other things CASA can ask applicant to do — provide more information       39

                11.045      Other things CASA can ask applicant to do — demonstrate a service or facility         39

                11.047      Other things CASA can ask applicant to do — statutory declarations to verify applications    40

                11.050      Material that CASA may or must take into account          40

Subpart 11.BA           Granting authorisations etc                                            

                11.055      Grant of authorisation                                                    42

                11.056      Authorisation may be granted subject to conditions        45

                11.060      Notice of decision                                                         46

                11.065      When authorisation comes into effect                             46

                11.067      Imposing and varying conditions after grant of authorisation            47

                11.068      Conditions imposed on class of authorisations               48

                11.070      Conditions of authorisations — change of name or address 48

                11.071      Conditions of authorisations — change of nationality      49

                11.072      Conditions of authorisations — change of business status 50

                11.073      Conditions of authorisations — notice of death, dissolution etc        52

                11.074      Conditions of authorisations — notice required by CASA 53

                11.075      Conditions of authorisations — provision of information 54

                11.077      Breach of conditions — offence                                    54

Subpart 11.C              Authorisation documents, certificates and related matters

                11.090      Authorisation document — authorisations to which Chicago Convention, Annex 1 applies      55

                11.095      Authorisation document — maintenance operation authorisations      55

                11.100      Registration certificate (Chicago Convention, Annex 7)    55

                11.105      Certificate of Airworthiness (Chicago Convention, Annex 8) 55

                11.110      Authorisation document — other authorisations              56

                11.115      Replacement documents                                               56

Subpart 11.D              Variation, suspension and cancellation of authorisations at holder’s request       

                11.120      Purpose of Subpart                                                       56

                11.125      Application of Subparts 11.B and 11.BA to variation of authorisation            57

                11.130      Suspension or cancellation of authorisation at holder’s request         57

                11.132      Effect of suspension                                                     58

Subpart 11.E              Time‑limited authorisations                                            

                11.135      Purpose of Subpart                                                       58

                11.140      Continuation of authorisation until application decided    58

                11.145      Application of Subparts 11.B and 11.BA                        59

                11.150      Conditions on new authorisation                                     60

Subpart 11.F               Exemptions from provisions of these Regulations and Civil Aviation Orders       

Division 11.F.1             Grant of standard exemptions                                                           

                11.155      Purpose of Division                                                      60

                11.160      What exemptions can be granted under this Division       60

                11.165      Applications for exemptions                                          61

                11.170      Consideration of applications                                        62

                11.175      Renewal of exemptions under this Division                     62

Division 11.F.2             Grant of exemptions in exceptional circumstances                    

                11.180      Purpose of Division                                                      63

                11.185      Exemptions in exceptional circumstances                       63

                11.190      Application                                                                   64

                11.195      Consideration by CASA                                                 64

Division 11.F.3             Exemptions generally                                                                           

                11.200      Purpose of Division                                                      64

                11.205      Conditions                                                                    64

                11.210      Offence: failure to comply with condition                        64

                11.220      Notice of grant of exemption                                         65

                11.225      Publication of exemption                                               65

                11.230      When exemptions cease                                                65

                11.235      Exemptions not transferable                                          66

Subpart 11.G              Directions                                                                       

                11.240      Purpose of Subpart                                                       66

                11.245      CASA may issue directions                                            66

                11.250      Period of effect of direction                                          67

                11.255      Contravention of direction                                              67

Subpart 11.H              Delegation of CASA’s powers                                         

                11.260      Delegation                                                                    67

Subpart 11.J               Manuals of Standards — procedures                              

                11.265      Purpose of Subpart                                                       68

                11.267      Application of Subpart to amendment or revocation of Manual of Standards 68

                11.270      Definition — MOS                                                         68

                11.275      Notice of intention to issue Manuals of Standards not required in certain circumstances        68

                11.280      Notice of intention to issue Manuals of Standards          69

                11.285      Comments on draft Manuals of Standards                      70

                11.290      CASA to consider comments on draft Manuals of Standards            70

                11.295      Failure to comply with procedures not to affect validity of Manuals of Standards      70

Part 13                       Enforcement procedures                                       

Subpart 13.K              Voluntary reporting and demerit points schemes           

Division 13.K.1             Aviation Self Reporting Scheme                                                        

                13.320      Definitions                                                                    71

                13.325      Contraventions that are not reportable                            71

                13.330      Prescribed person (Act s 30DM)                                    72

                13.335      Establishment and purposes of scheme (Act s 30DN)     72

                13.340      Powers and functions of Executive Director                   72

                13.345      Manner in which reports to be made (Act s 30DN (2) (b)) 73

                13.350      Processing of reports                                                    73

                13.355      Reports relating to unlawful interference                         74

                13.360      Use of information contained in reports (Act s 30DN (2) (c))  75

                13.365      Delegation by Executive Director                                   75

Division 13.K.2             Demerit points scheme                                                                       

                13.370      Offences to which demerit points scheme applies (Act s 30DT)        75

                13.375      Classes of civil aviation authorisations                           76

                13.380      Effect of subsequent suspension or cancellation in certain situations (Act s 30DV)    78

Part 21                       Certification and airworthiness requirements for aircraft and parts

Subpart 21.A              General                                                                           

                21.001      Applicability                                                                  87

             21.001A       Definition for Subpart                                                    87

             21.002C       Suspension or cancellation of an instrument                   87

             21.002D       Show cause notices                                                      88

             21.002E       Cancellation of certain certificates                                 89

                21.003      Reporting failures, malfunctions, and defects                 89

                21.005      Manufacturers etc to provide aircraft flight manuals for certain aircraft          92

                21.006      Approval of aircraft flight manuals                                 93<