The licence is required to be renewed as any certification privilege based upon an aircraft maintenance licence will become invalid after its last issue or change.
- You are only able to apply to renew your Part 66 Aircraft Maintenance Licence 60 days prior to the expiry date.
- Currently there is no experience requirement to renew your EASA Part 66 aircraft maintenance licence.
In circumstances where you may be renewing at the same time as your BCAR section L licence, you will be required to apply separately using the Application for Initial Issue, Amendment or Renewal of an Engineer Licence (Form 19)
NB: If you are applying for a change of name and or nationality you will be required to supply evidence in support of your request, e.g. change of name deed poll/marriage certificate/valid passport.
- The current fee is £320.00 to renew the Part 66 Aircraft Maintenance Licence for 5 years.
An additional fee will be payable if you wish your documents to be returned by secure courier:
- £6.00 (UK)
- £14.00 (European)
- £22.00 (Overseas)
Please see the Scheme of Charges for full details.
Processing time (On receipt of all required information)
- We endeavour to process applications in 10 working days from date of receipt.
- Incomplete applications are not subject to the 10 working day turnaround time until all application requirements are met.
The EASA Part 66 Aircraft Maintenance Licence is valid for 5 years from the date of issue.
Associated Rules, Regulations and Forms
You will need to provide
- Application for Initial Issue, Amendment or Renewal of an Engineer Licence (Form 19)
- Certified True Copy by your Quality Manager or most senior person within the organisation of your original Part 66 Aircraft Maintenance Licence
- If applying for change of name and or nationality a certified true copy by your Quality Manager of the supporting document e.g. your valid passport/change of name deed poll/marriage certificate.
Note - The CAA does have the right to request the return of the original Part 66 Aircraft Maintenance Licence at any point of your application.
How to apply
Once all of the requirements have been met, the Application for Initial Issue, Amendment or Renewal of an Engineer Licence (Form 19) should be submitted online with the requested documents scanned, or they can be delivered in person or posted to the address at the bottom of the page.
What to expect
- The assessment of your application is completed by a Licensing Assistant or Officer
- Following an acceptable assessment the Licence is then processed, signed and dispatched to you
- We will contact you if we have any queries regarding your application and may keep your application pending for 30 working days awaiting any additional documentation to be submitted.
A refund fee may be charged if the assessment results in the rejection of your application. This will also be applied if you choose to cancel your application.
Gatwick Airport South