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CASA EX106/16 Exemptions as made
This instrument exempts holders of an approval under Civil Aviation Order (CAO) 82.0 to conduct an operator proficiency check from the requirement to hold a flight examiner rating under Part 61 of the Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998. In effect, this grants each holder of a CAO 82.0 check pilot approval a transitional period to adjust to the new Part 61 requirements.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 15
Registered 30 Jun 2016
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR30-Aug-2016
Tabled Senate30-Aug-2016
Date of repeal 31 Aug 2018
Repealed by Self Repealing

Instrument number CASA EX106/16

I, Mark alan skidmore, Director of Aviation Safety, on behalf of CASA, make this instrument under regulation 11.160 of the Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998 (CASR 1998).

[Signed M. Skidmore]

Mark Skidmore AM
Director of Aviation Safety

29 June 2016

Exemption — flight examiner rating for holders of CAO 82.0 check pilot approvals

1          Duration

                 This instrument:

(a)   commences on 1 July 2016; and

(b)   is repealed at the end of 31 August 2018.

2          Application

                 This instrument applies to the holder of a Civil Aviation Order (CAO) 82.0 check pilot approval.

3          Exemption

            The holder of a check pilot approval issued under CAO 82.0 is exempt from holding a Part 61 flight examiner rating prescribed in Item 9 of Table 61.375 for subregulation 61.375 (7) of CASR 1998, but only for the purpose of conducting an operator proficiency check, other than an operator proficiency check for the purposes of regulation 61.650, 61.695 or 61.880 of CASR 1998, within the scope of his or her CAO 82.0 check pilot approval.

4          Conditions

            The exemption is subject to the conditions set out in Schedule 1.

Schedule 1          Conditions

        1     The operator proficiency check must be conducted in accordance with the operator’s approved training and checking system.

        2     The operator proficiency check must be conducted in accordance with all the conditions specified in the CAO 82.0 check pilot approval.

        3     The holder of the CAO 82.0 check pilot approval must be working for the operator while conducting an operator proficiency check.