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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 Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous) Regulation 2013
Principal Regulations
Administered by: Infrastructure and Regional Development
Registered 11 Jun 2013
Start Date 21 May 2013
End Date 17 Dec 2013
Table of contents.
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Collapse Volume 1Volume 1
Collapse Part 1—PreliminaryPart 1—Preliminary
1.001 Name of Regulations
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
Part 11—Regulatory administrative procedures
Expand Subpart 11.A—PreliminarySubpart 11.A—Preliminary
Expand Subpart 11.B—Applications for authorisationsSubpart 11.B—Applications for authorisations
Expand Subpart 11.BA—Granting authorisations etcSubpart 11.BA—Granting authorisations etc
Expand Subpart 11.C—Authorisation documents, certificates and related mattersSubpart 11.C—Authorisation documents, certificates and related matters
Expand Subpart 11.D—Variation, suspension and cancellation of authorisations at holder’s requestSubpart 11.D—Variation, suspension and cancellation of authorisations at holder’s request
Expand Subpart 11.E—Time-limited authorisationsSubpart 11.E—Time-limited authorisations
Expand Subpart 11.F—Exemptions from provisions of these Regulations and Civil Aviation OrdersSubpart 11.F—Exemptions from provisions of these Regulations and Civil Aviation Orders
Expand Subpart 11.G—DirectionsSubpart 11.G—Directions
Expand Subpart 11.H—Delegation of CASA’s powersSubpart 11.H—Delegation of CASA’s powers
Expand Subpart 11.J—Manuals of Standards—proceduresSubpart 11.J—Manuals of Standards—procedures
Part 13—Enforcement procedures
Expand Subpart 13.K—Voluntary reporting and demerit points schemesSubpart 13.K—Voluntary reporting and demerit points schemes
Part 21—Certification and airworthiness requirements for aircraft and parts
Expand Subpart 21.A—GeneralSubpart 21.A—General
Expand Subpart 21.B—Type certificates and type acceptance certificatesSubpart 21.B—Type certificates and type acceptance certificates
Expand Subpart 21.C—Provisional type certificatesSubpart 21.C—Provisional type certificates
Expand Subpart 21.D—Changes to type certificatesSubpart 21.D—Changes to type certificates
Expand Subpart 21.E—Supplemental type certificatesSubpart 21.E—Supplemental type certificates
Expand Subpart 21.F—Production under type certificate onlySubpart 21.F—Production under type certificate only
Expand Subpart 21.G—Production certificatesSubpart 21.G—Production certificates
Expand Subpart 21.H—Certificates of airworthiness (except provisional certificates of airworthiness) and special flight permitsSubpart 21.H—Certificates of airworthiness (except provisional certificates of airworthiness) and special flight permits
Expand Subpart 21.I—Provisional certificates of airworthinessSubpart 21.I—Provisional certificates of airworthiness
Expand Subpart 21.J—Delegation option authorisation proceduresSubpart 21.J—Delegation option authorisation procedures
Expand Subpart 21.K—Approval of materials, parts, processes and appliancesSubpart 21.K—Approval of materials, parts, processes and appliances
Expand Subpart 21.L—Export airworthiness approvalsSubpart 21.L—Export airworthiness approvals
Expand Subpart 21.M—Designs of modifications of, and repairs to, aircraft, aircraft engines, propellers and appliancesSubpart 21.M—Designs of modifications of, and repairs to, aircraft, aircraft engines, propellers and appliances
Expand Subpart 21.N—Approval of engines, propellers, materials, parts and appliances: importedSubpart 21.N—Approval of engines, propellers, materials, parts and appliances: imported
Expand Subpart 21.O—Australian Technical Standard Order AuthorisationsSubpart 21.O—Australian Technical Standard Order Authorisations
Expand Subpart 21.Q—Identification of aircraft and aeronautical productsSubpart 21.Q—Identification of aircraft and aeronautical products
Expand Part 22—Airworthiness standards for sailplanes and powered sailplanesPart 22—Airworthiness standards for sailplanes and powered sailplanes
Expand Part 23—Airworthiness standards for aeroplanes in the normal, utility, acrobatic or commuter categoryPart 23—Airworthiness standards for aeroplanes in the normal, utility, acrobatic or commuter category
Part 25—Airworthiness standards for aeroplanes in the transport category
Expand Subpart 25.A—GeneralSubpart 25.A—General
Expand Subpart 25.B—Changes to FARs and EASA CS-25Subpart 25.B—Changes to FARs and EASA CS-25
Expand Subpart 25.C—Airworthiness standards directed by ICAOSubpart 25.C—Airworthiness standards directed by ICAO
Expand Part 26—Airworthiness standards for aircraft in the primary category or intermediate categoryPart 26—Airworthiness standards for aircraft in the primary category or intermediate category
Expand Part 27—Airworthiness standards for rotorcraft in the normal categoryPart 27—Airworthiness standards for rotorcraft in the normal category
Expand Part 29—Airworthiness standards for rotorcraft in the transport categoryPart 29—Airworthiness standards for rotorcraft in the transport category
Expand Part 31—Airworthiness standards for manned free balloonsPart 31—Airworthiness standards for manned free balloons
Expand Part 32—Airworthiness standards for engines for very light aeroplanesPart 32—Airworthiness standards for engines for very light aeroplanes
Expand Part 33—Airworthiness standards for aircraft enginesPart 33—Airworthiness standards for aircraft engines
Expand Part 35—Airworthiness standards for aircraft propellersPart 35—Airworthiness standards for aircraft propellers
Expand Part 39—Airworthiness directivesPart 39—Airworthiness directives
Part 42—Continuing airworthiness requirements for aircraft and aeronautical products
Expand Subpart 42.A—PreliminarySubpart 42.A—Preliminary
Expand Subpart 42.B—Requirements for registered operatorsSubpart 42.B—Requirements for registered operators
Expand Subpart 42.C—Continuing airworthiness management—requirements for person responsible for continuing airworthiness for aircraftSubpart 42.C—Continuing airworthiness management—requirements for person responsible for continuing airworthiness for aircraft
Expand Subpart 42.D—MaintenanceSubpart 42.D—Maintenance
Expand Subpart 42.E—Aeronautical productsSubpart 42.E—Aeronautical products
Expand Subpart 42.F—Subpart 42.F approved maintenance organisationsSubpart 42.F—Subpart 42.F approved maintenance organisations
Expand Subpart 42.G—Continuing airworthiness management organisationsSubpart 42.G—Continuing airworthiness management organisations
Expand Subpart 42.H—Maintenance certification and certificate of release to serviceSubpart 42.H—Maintenance certification and certificate of release to service
Expand Subpart 42.I—Airworthiness reviews and airworthiness review certificatesSubpart 42.I—Airworthiness reviews and airworthiness review certificates
Expand Subpart 42.J—Approval of maintenance programs and variations of approved maintenance programsSubpart 42.J—Approval of maintenance programs and variations of approved maintenance programs
Expand Subpart 42.K—Directions to vary approved maintenance programsSubpart 42.K—Directions to vary approved maintenance programs
Expand Subpart 42.L—Approval of reliability programs and variations of approved reliability programsSubpart 42.L—Approval of reliability programs and variations of approved reliability programs
Expand Subpart 42.M—Requirements for pilotsSubpart 42.M—Requirements for pilots
Expand Subpart 42.N—Record-keeping requirementsSubpart 42.N—Record-keeping requirements
Expand Subpart 42.O—Copying or disclosing cockpit voice recording informationSubpart 42.O—Copying or disclosing cockpit voice recording information
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Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998

Statutory Rules No. 237, 1998 as amended

made under the

Civil Aviation Act 1988

Compilation start date:                     21 May 2013

Includes amendments up to:            SLI No. 80, 2013

This compilation has been split into 4 volumes

Volume 1:       rr. 1.001–42.1105

Volume 2:       rr. 45.005–92.205

Volume 3:       rr. 99.005–137.300

Volume 4:       rr. 139.005–202.900
Dictionary and Endnotes

Each volume has its own contents

About this compilation

The compiled instrument

This is a compilation of the Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998 as amended and in force on 21 May 2013. It includes any amendment affecting the compiled instrument to that date.

This compilation was prepared on 11 June 2013.

The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information about amending Acts and instruments and the amendment history of each amended provision.

Uncommenced provisions and amendments

If a provision of the compiled instrument is affected by an uncommenced amendment, the text of the uncommenced amendment is set out in the endnotes.

Application, saving and transitional provisions for amendments

If the operation of an amendment is affected by an application, saving or transitional provision, the provision is identified in the endnotes.

Modifications

If a provision of the compiled instrument is affected by a textual modification that is in force, the text of the modifying provision is set out in the endnotes.

Provisions ceasing to have effect

If a provision of the compiled instrument has expired or otherwise ceased to have effect in accordance with a provision of the instrument, details of the provision are set out in the endnotes.

  

  

  


Contents

Part 1—Preliminary                                                                                                             1

1.001..................... Name of Regulations.......................................................... 1

1.003..................... Harmonisation with FARs.................................................. 1

1.004..................... Dictionary........................................................................... 2

1.005..................... Appendixes......................................................................... 2

1.006..................... Status of lists of contents of Parts....................................... 3

1.007..................... Status of notes.................................................................... 3

1.008..................... Inconsistency between MOS and Act or Regulations......... 3

Part 11—Regulatory administrative procedures                                                5

Subpart 11.A—Preliminary                                                                                             8

11.005................... Purpose of Part................................................................... 8

11.010................... What is in this Part.............................................................. 8

11.015................... Definitions for Part............................................................. 9

11.018................... Approval of forms............................................................ 10

Subpart 11.B—Applications for authorisations                                                11

11.020................... Effect of this Subpart........................................................ 11

11.025................... Application of Part 11 to authorised persons.................... 11

11.030................... When application taken to be complete............................. 11

11.032................... Application for authorisation after previous authorisation cancelled        12

11.035................... Other things CASA can ask applicant to do—test or interview               12

11.040................... Other things CASA can ask applicant to do—provide more information                13

11.045................... Other things CASA can ask applicant to do—demonstrate a service or facility       14

11.047................... Other things CASA can ask applicant to do—statutory declarations to verify applications     14

11.050................... Material that CASA may or must take into account.......... 15

Subpart 11.BA—Granting authorisations etc                                                    17

11.055................... Grant of authorisation....................................................... 17

11.056................... Authorisation may be granted subject to conditions.......... 20

11.060................... Notice of decision............................................................. 21

11.065................... When authorisation comes into effect............................... 21

11.067................... Imposing and varying conditions after grant of authorisation  22

11.068................... Conditions imposed on class of authorisations................. 23

11.070................... Conditions of authorisations—change of name or address 24

11.071................... Conditions of authorisations—change of nationality........ 25

11.072................... Conditions of authorisations—change of business status. 25

11.073................... Conditions of authorisations—notice of death, dissolution etc 27

11.074................... Conditions of authorisations—notice required by CASA. 28

11.075................... Conditions of authorisations—provision of information.. 29

11.077................... Breach of conditions—offence......................................... 30

11.080................... Authorisations not transferable......................................... 30

Subpart 11.C—Authorisation documents, certificates and related matters           31

11.090................... Authorisation document—authorisations to which Chicago Convention, Annex 1 applies     31

11.095................... Authorisation document—maintenance operation authorisations             31

11.100................... Registration certificate (Chicago Convention, Annex 7)... 31

11.105................... Certificate of Airworthiness (Chicago Convention, Annex 8) 31

11.110................... Authorisation document—other authorisations................. 32

11.115................... Replacement documents.................................................... 32

Subpart 11.D—Variation, suspension and cancellation of authorisations at holder’s request   33

11.120................... Purpose of Subpart........................................................... 33

11.125................... Application of Subparts 11.B and 11.BA to variation of authorisation    33

11.130................... Suspension or cancellation of authorisation at holder’s request               34

11.132................... Effect of suspension......................................................... 34

Subpart 11.E—Time‑limited authorisations                                                        35

11.135................... Purpose of Subpart........................................................... 35

11.140................... Continuation of authorisation until application decided..... 35

11.145................... Application of Subparts 11.B and 11.BA......................... 36

11.150................... Conditions on new authorisation...................................... 36

Subpart 11.F—Exemptions from provisions of these Regulations and Civil Aviation Orders  37

Division 11.F.1—Grant of standard exemptions                                         37

11.155................... Purpose of Division.......................................................... 37

11.160................... What exemptions can be granted under this Division....... 37

11.165................... Applications for exemptions............................................. 38

11.170................... Consideration of applications............................................ 38

11.175................... Renewal of exemptions under this Division..................... 39

Division 11.F.2—Grant of exemptions in exceptional circumstances 40

11.180................... Purpose of Division.......................................................... 40

11.185................... Exemptions in exceptional circumstances......................... 40

11.190................... Application....................................................................... 41

11.195................... Consideration by CASA................................................... 41

Division 11.F.3—Exemptions generally                                                            42

11.200................... Purpose of Division.......................................................... 42

11.205................... Conditions........................................................................ 42

11.210................... Offence: failure to comply with condition......................... 42

11.220................... Notice of grant of exemption............................................ 42

11.225................... Publication of exemption.................................................. 43

11.230................... When exemptions cease.................................................... 43

11.235................... Exemptions not transferable.............................................. 43

Subpart 11.G—Directions                                                                                              44

11.240................... Purpose of Subpart........................................................... 44

11.245................... CASA may issue directions.............................................. 44

11.250................... Period of effect of direction.............................................. 44

11.255................... Contravention of direction................................................ 45

Subpart 11.H—Delegation of CASA’s powers                                                  46

11.260................... Delegation......................................................................... 46

Subpart 11.J—Manuals of Standards—procedures                                      47

11.265................... Purpose of Subpart........................................................... 47

11.267................... Application of Subpart to amendment or revocation of Manual of Standards          47

11.270................... Definition—MOS............................................................. 47

11.275................... Notice of intention to issue Manuals of Standards not required in certain circumstances         47

11.280................... Notice of intention to issue Manuals of Standards............ 48

11.285................... Comments on draft Manuals of Standards........................ 49

11.290................... CASA to consider comments on draft Manuals of Standards  49

11.295................... Failure to comply with procedures not to affect validity of Manuals of Standards   49

Part 13Enforcement procedures                                                                           50

Subpart 13.K—Voluntary reporting and demerit points schemes        50

Division 13.K.1—Aviation Self Reporting Scheme                                     50

13.320................... Definitions........................................................................ 50

13.325................... Contraventions that are not reportable............................... 50

13.330................... Prescribed person (Act s 30DM)...................................... 51

13.335................... Establishment and purposes of scheme (Act s 30DN)...... 51