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This instrument allows members of the Australian Parachute Federation Ltd (APF) to make parachute descents, subject to compliance with the APF Operational Regulations by the person making the descent and other persons who perform functions incidental or preparatory to the descent.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Registered 26 Nov 2020
Start Date 25 Nov 2020
End Date 26 Nov 2021
To be repealed 01 Dec 2023
Repealed by Self Repealing

CASA 36/19 — Making of Parachute Descents (Australian Parachute Federation Ltd) Authorisation 2019

(as amended)

made under paragraphs 152 (1) (a) and (b) of the Civil Aviation Regulations 1988 and regulation 11.056 of the Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998.

This compilation was prepared on 25 November 2020 taking into account amendments up to CASA 63/20 — Making of Parachute Descents (Australian Parachute Federation Ltd) Amendment Authorisation 2020 as amended and in force on 25 November 2020.

Prepared by the Advisory and Drafting Branch, Legal, International & Regulatory Affairs Division, Civil Aviation Safety Authority, Canberra.

Compilation No. 1.

1          Name

                 This instrument is CASA 36/19 — Making of Parachute Descents (Australian Parachute Federation Ltd) Authorisation 2019.

2          Duration

                 This instrument:

(a)   commences on 1 July 2019; and

(b)   is repealed at the end of 30 June 2022.

3          Definitions

                 In this instrument:

APF means the Australian Parachute Federation Ltd, ARN 205322.

APF Operational Regulations means the document titled Australian Parachute Federation Operational Regulations, version 01-2020, issued by the APF on 1 April 2020, as approved in writing by CASA and as existing at the time this instrument commences.

APF Regulatory Schedules means the document issued by the APF titled Australian Parachute Federation Regulatory Schedules, as existing in the version approved in writing from time to time by CASA.

Note   At the time this instrument commences, the APF Operational Regulations and the APF Regulatory Schedules are freely available to view or download at https://www.apf.com.au/apf-members/latest-regulations/latest-regulations.

4          Authorisation

(1)For paragraph 152 (1) (a) of CAR, a member of the APF is authorised to make parachute descents.

(2)The authorisation in subsection (1) does not apply to parachute descents through cloud.

Note   Parachute descents through cloud may be authorised by the APF under Regulatory Schedule 60 of the APF Regulatory Schedules.

        (3)     The authorisation in subsection (1) is subject to the conditions in section 6.

5          Specification

                 For paragraph 152 (1) (b) of CAR, a parachute descent must be made in accordance with the APF Operational Regulations.

6          Conditions

                 For regulation 11.056 of CASR, a member of the APF may only make a parachute descent if each person who performs a function incidental or preparatory to the descent:

(a)   is a member of the APF or has agreed in writing to be bound by the APF Operational Regulations; and

(b)   complies with the APF Operational Regulations.

Notes to CASA 36/19 — Making of Parachute Descents (Australian Parachute Federation Ltd) Authorisation 2019

Note 1

CASA 36/19 — Making of Parachute Descents (Australian Parachute Federation Ltd) Authorisation 2019 (in force under paragraphs 152 (1) (a) and (b) of the Civil Aviation Regulations 1988 and regulation 11.056 of the Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998) as shown in this compilation is amended as indicated in the tables below.

Table of instruments

Title

Date of FRLI registration

Date of
commencement

Application, saving or
transitional provisions

CASA 36/19
Making of Parachute Descents (Australian Parachute Federation
Ltd) Authorisation 2019

16 August 2019
(see F2019N00064)

1 July 2019 (see s. 2)

CASA 63/20
Making of Parachute Descents (Australian Parachute Federation
Ltd) Amendment Authorisation 2020

24 November 2020
(see F2020N00136)

25 November 2020
(see s. 2)

 


Table of Amendments

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

Provision affected

How affected

Section 3

am. F2020N00136