List of Aviation Legislation Publications

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Publication Categories and Series
Reference Title
CAP 493 SIs CAP 493 Supplementary Instructions
ORS5 Official Record Series 5 - Scheme of Charges
ORS7 Official Record Series 7 - Air Navigation Air Traffic Services Licensing and Airspace Policy

Individual Publications
Reference Title Status as at Date
2008/18 Info Alert Letter of Intent to amend the meaning of "Small Aircraft" as set out in Article 155 of the Air Navigation Order 2005 Current 10 November 2008
2008/19 Info Alert Letter of Intent to Amend the Rules of the Air Regulations and the Air Navigation Order 2005 to Restore Uniform Application of the Prohibition of Overflight of Congested Areas by Aircraft Engaged in Test Flying Current 25 November 2008
2009/01 Info Alert Letter of Intent to amend the Air Navigation Order 2005 to make provision for the CAA to suspend provisionally the Certificates of Airworthiness of UK-registered examples of an aircraft type that is regulated by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Current 26 January 2009
2009/05 Info Alert Letter of Consultation: A Proposal to Amend the Meaning of 'Self-Propelled Hang-Glider' as set out in Article 155 of the Air Navigation Order 2005 Current 16 February 2009
2009/08 Info Alert Info Alert 2009/08: Letter of Intent to amend the Air Navigation Order 2005 to allow an Aircraft with an EASA Certificate of Airworthiness to be used for State Purposes Current 27 March 2009
2009/10 Info Alert Letter of Intent to Amend the Meaning of "Microlight Aeroplane" as set out in Article 155 of the Air Navigation Order 2005 Current 6 May 2009
2009/11 Info Alert Proposal to Amend the Air Navigation Order 2005 to Permit CAA to Authorise an Organisation to Issue a Certificate or Approval under EASA Part 21 or BCAR Section A, Chapter A8-21 Current 14 May 2009
2009/15 Info Alert Letter of Intent (Revised) to Amend the Meaning of "Microlight Aeroplane" as set out in Article 155 of the Air Navigation Order 2005 Current 26 June 2009
2009/16 Info Alert Letter of Intent to Amend the meaning of 'Self-Propelled Hang-Glider' as set out in Article 155 of the Air Navigation Order 2005 Current 7 July 2009
2009/18 Info Alert Proposal for the Reintroduction of British Civil Airworthiness Requirements Section A (BCAR) Group Approvals in Support of Industry Current 31 July 2009
AIRCOM 2009/06 European Requirements to Share Mandatory Occurrence Reporting (MOR) Data Current 27 July 2009
AIRCOM 2009/07 Implementation of Part M Current 7 August 2009
AIRCOM 2009/16 Notification of the Extension in the Transition Period for Chapter A8-21, 'Approval of Organisations for Design or Production' Current 20 November 2009
AIRCOM 2009/19 CAA Monthly Mandatory Occurrence Report (MOR) Listing Current 22 December 2009
AIRCOM 2010/05 Changes to the U.S. Federal Regulations Regarding Export Certificates of Airworthiness Current 10 May 2010
AIRCOM 2010/06 Part M Subpart G, Permit to Fly Current 11 May 2010
ATOL Policy and Regulations 2010/01 ATOL Regulations - Brokers Supplying Air Travel Current February 2010
ATOL Policy and Regulations 2010/02 ATOL Scheme - Airlines Current February 2010
ATOL Policy and Regulations 2010/03 ATOL Groups and Related Parties Current February 2010
ATOL Policy and Regulations 2010/06 ATOL Guidance on completing the application form for a new small business. Current December 2012
ATOL Policy and Regulations 2010/07 ATOL Guidance on completing the application form for a new standard. Current December 2012
ATOL Policy and Regulations 2010/08 ATOL Bonding and Personal Overtrading Guarantees. Current February 2010
CA1 Registration of Aircraft or Change of Ownership Current 1 April 2013
CA1330 Entry of Priority Notice Current 11 September 2012
CA1577 Entry of Aircraft Mortgage Current 11 September 2012
CA1577C Discharge of Registered Mortgage Current 11 September 2012
CA1760 Change in Particulars Current 11 September 2012
CA2 Application for Credit Card/Debit Card Payment Authorisation Form for Aircraft Registration Section. Current 18 July 2012
CAA Paper 2004/05 Report on the Testing and Systematic Evaluation of the airEXODUS Aircraft Evacuation Model Current 15 April 2005
CAA Paper 2007/05 The Effect of JAR-FCL on General Aviation Safety Current 6 July 2007
CAA Response to EU GA Discussion Paper CAA Response to the European Commission (DGTREN) Discussion Paper on General Aviation in the European Community Current 30 March 2007
CAP 1017 Transition of the Framework for the Economic Regulation of Airports in the UK Current April 2013
CAP 1018 Guidance on Consumer Enforcement Current March 2013
CAP 1038 CAA Check Flight Handbook Current 29 November 2013
CAP 1048 Guidance for applicant: Conduct of reviews of decisions or proposals made by the CAA Safety Regulation Group Current July 2013
CAP 1049 Guidance for applicant: Review of conduct of test or exam Current July 2013
CAP 1074 Safety and Airspace Regulation Enforcement Guidance
Review Comment: Draft Safety and Airspace Regulation Enforcement Guidance
Current August 2013
CAP 1142 Developing the UK-Ireland Performance Plan for Reference: December 2013 update Current December 2013
CAP 1143 The Civil Aviation Authority’s policy for carrying out its information duties under the Civil Aviation Act 2012 Current 16 January 2014
CAP 1148 CAP 1037 - Better information about UK aviation: summary of consultation responses Current 16 January 2014
CAP 382 Mandatory Occurrence Reporting Scheme Current March 2011
CAP 393 Air Navigation: The Order and the Regulations Current 19 February 2014
CAP 553 BCAR Section A - Airworthiness Procedures where the CAA has Primary Responsibility for Type Approval of the Product Current 29 November 2013
CAP 694 The UK Flight Planning Guide Current January 2013
CAP 722 Unmanned Aircraft System Operations in UK Airspace - Guidance Current 10 August 2012
CAP 724 Airspace Charter Current 30 August 2012
CAP 736 Operation of Directed Light, Fireworks, Toy Balloons and Sky Lanterns within UK Airspace Current February 2011
CAP 747 Mandatory Requirements for Airworthiness
Review Comment: Issue 3, incorporating amendments to 2014/01
Current 28 February 2014
CAP 757 Occupational Health and Safety on-board Aircraft, Guidance on Good Practice Current 14 February 2012
CAP 764 Policy and Guidelines on Wind Turbines Current June 2013
CAP 766 Light Aircraft Maintenance Programme (LAMP) - Aeroplanes Current October 2008
CAP 767 Light Aircraft Maintenance Programme (LAMP) - Helicopters Current October 2008
FCS1520 Alleged Breach of Air Navigation Legislation Current 1 October 2013
IN-2011/115 CAA Agreed EASA Terminology Current 21 October 2011
IN-2013/155 Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and restriction of CHemicals (REACH) Current 1 October 2013
IN-2013/158 Withdrawal of CAA Master Minimum Equipment Lists (MMELs) and CAA MMEL Supplements Current 9 October 2013
IN-2013/173 CAA EASA Information Bulletin Current 1 November 2013
IN-2013/197 CAA EASA Information Bulletin Current 19 December 2013
IN-2014/041 CAA EASA Information Bulletin Current 20 February 2014
IN-2014/078 Implementation of Part-MED Subpart C - Cabin Crew Medical Assessment Current 11 April 2014
ORS4 No. 1008 Upper Torso Restraint Current 7 April 2014
ORS4 No. 1010 Revised List of Derogations Notified to the European Commission by the United Kingdom under Article 12 of the Aircrew Regulation Current 14 April 2014
ORS4 No. 1011 Small Unmanned Aircraft – First Person View (FPV) Flying
Review Comment: General Exemption to replace ORS4 No. 1009, to extend the weight and height limits.
Current 23 April 2014
ORS4 No. 670 Schedule 5 Scale E2 – Mode S Secondary Surveillance Radar Equipment Current 31 January 2008
ORS4 No. 676 Self-Launching Motor Gliders – Secondary Surveillance Radar Transponders Current 31 March 2008
ORS4 No. 694 Approval for the Transport of Weapons of War and Munitions of War Permitting Armed police On Board an Aeroplane in accordance with OPS 1.065(a) and (b) Current 28 July 2008
ORS4 No. 696 Carriage of Munitions of War Current 28 July 2008
ORS4 No. 735 Self-Launching Motor Gliders Secondary Surveillance Radar Transponders Current 31 March 2009
ORS4 No. 742 Exemption in Respect of the use of Motor Gasoline in a Small Light Aeroplane Current 9 April 2009
ORS4 No. 750 Aircraft operating for Public Transport or Aerial Work with an EASA Certificate of Airworthiness and Airworthiness Review Certificate (ARC) - Exemption from the need to Raise a Certificate of Maintenance Review as required under the Air Navigation Order 2005 Article 14 Current 6 July 2009
ORS4 No. 776 ORS 4 No. 776: Exemption Under Article 14(4) Regulation (EC) 216/2008 from any requirement of Part M and Part 145 that would prevent the fitment of new aircraft components supplied without an EASA Form 1 or equivalent, to any Australian Gippsland GA8 Airvan aircraft (TCDS EASA.IM.042) registered in the UK Current 21 September 2009
ORS4 No. 777 Approval under a derogation authorised pursuant to Article 8(3) of Council Regulation (EEC) No. 3922/1991 in respect of OPS 1.405 Commencement and Continuation of Approach Current 4 November 2009
ORS4 No. 788 Approval Under a Derogation Authorised Pursuant to Article 8(3) of Council Regulation (EEC) No. 3922/1991 in Respect of OPS 1.652(C) Sensitive Pressure Altimeter Having Counter Drum-pointer or Equivalent Presentation Current 23 March 2010
ORS4 No. 805 General exemption against paragraph 4 (1) (a) of the Air Navigation (Environmental Standards for Non-EASA Aircraft) Order 2008 for microlight aeroplanes with a maximum weight, without pilot and fuel, of 115 kg. Current 30 June 2010
ORS4 No. 808 Approval for the Transport of Weapons of War and Munitions of War Permitting Armed police On Board an Aeroplane in accordance with JAR-OPS 1.065(a) and (b) and JAR-OPS 3.065(a) and (b) Current 21 July 2010
ORS4 No. 848 Schedule 5 Scale (J) - Airborne Collision Avoidance System Current 1 April 2011
ORS4 No. 849 Schedule 5 Scale (J) - Airborne Collision Avoidance System Current 1 April 2011
ORS4 No. 909 General Exemption for Foreign Registered Home-built Aircraft Current 23 May 2012
ORS4 No. 910 Exemption for Certain French Registered Aircraft not possessing ICAO Complaint Certificates of Airworthiness Current 23 May 2012
ORS4 No. 911 Exemption for Certain Irish Registered Aircraft not possessing ICAO Compliant Certificates of Airworthiness Current 23 May 2012
ORS4 No. 921 The Carriage of Electroshock Weapons by Police Officers On Board an Aircraft Current 26 July 2012
ORS4 No. 922 Helicopters Flying for Public Transport at Night Current 26 July 2012
ORS4 No. 925 To enable any Commercial Air Transport aeroplane, public transport aircraft or non-military State aircraft with a non-expiring national Certificate of Airworthiness to continue to operate without complying with the requirement to be kept in a controlled environment, or be managed by a continuing airworthiness management organisation Current 10 August 2012
ORS4 No. 930 Choice of Visual Flight Rules or Instrument Flight Rules Current 10 September 2012
ORS4 No. 931 Helicopters Flying for Public Transport at Night - Person in Charge of Take-Off or Landing Area Current 14 September 2012
ORS4 No. 947 Air Navigation Order 2009 Exemption to allow non-EASA aircraft to use unleaded Avgas UL 91 Current 31 October 2012
ORS4 No. 949 Children Over the Age of Two Years Who Because of Physical Disability Cannot be Properly Secured in their Own Seat Using the Aeroplane Safety Belt Current 23 November 2012
ORS4 No. 954 Use of type approved gyroplanes for self-fly hire, including instruction and testing Current 22 March 2013
ORS4 No. 958 Charity Flights Current 12 April 2013
ORS4 No. 961 To enable any Self Launching Motor Glider (SLMG) (including Self Launching Sailplane (SLS) or Touring Motor Glider (TMG)) to be used for aerial work consisting solely of flying training Current 26 April 2013
ORS4 No. 965 Balloon AOC – Required Crew Training Current 26 April 2013
ORS4 No. 969 General Exemptions to Commission Regulation (EU) No. 1178/2011 (As Amended) - 'The Aircrew Regulation' Current 30 May 2013
ORS4 No. 972 Aerial work flying training in jointly owned aircraft with a national permit to fly Current 24 May 2013
ORS4 No. 973 Aerial work instruction and testing in jointly owned aircraft with a national permit to fly Current 24 May 2013
ORS4 No. 975 Exemption from the need, when carrying out an airworthiness review for the subsequent issue of a National Airworthiness Review Certificate, to determine whether a check flight has been completed. Current 1 July 2013
ORS4 No. 979 The Carriage of Munitions of War by Police Officers Current 16 September 2013
ORS4 No. 981 Carriage of Munitions of War and Sporting Weapons in Unaccompanied Passenger Baggage Current 16 September 2013
ORS4 No. 982 Minimum Equipment - EU-OPS AOC Holders Private and Aerial Work Flights Current 30 September 2013
ORS4 No. 983 Minimum Equipment JAR OPS 3 AOC Holders Private and Aerial Work Flights Current 30 September 2013
ORS4 No. 984 75 MHz Marker Beacon Receiver Current 30 September 2013
ORS4 No. 985 Altitude Alerting System - Aeroplanes Current 30 September 2013
ORS4 No. 986 JAR-OPS Crew Training Emergency Procedures Current 30 September 2013
ORS4 No. 987 Carriage of Flight Observers Not Employed by Operator - No Cabin Crew Required Current 30 September 2013
ORS4 No. 988 Flight Data Recorders Helicopters Current 30 September 2013
ORS4 No. 989 Flight Data Recorders and Cockpit Voice Recorders: Helicopters MTOW Not Exceeding 3175 kg Current 30 September 2013
ORS4 No. 990 Radio Altimeter River Thames Route - Helicopters Current 30 September 2013
ORS4 No. 991 PAOC Holders 75 MHz Marker Beacon Receiver Current 30 September 2013
ORS4 No. 992 PAOC Holders Multi-Engined Helicopter Schedule 5 Equipment Current 30 September 2013
ORS4 No. 993 Approval for United Kingdom Aircraft Operators to Use Alternative Standard Mass Values for Ski Equipment Current 30 September 2013
ORS4 No. 994 Balloon Pilots Flying Displays Current 30 September 2013
ORS4 No. 997 Balloon Pilots - Congested Area Take-Off Permission Current December 2013
ORS4 No. 999 General Exemption against Article 4 (1) (a) of The Air Navigation (Environmental Standards For Non-EASA Aircraft) Order 2008 for microlight aeroplanes with a maximum weight, without pilot and fuel, of 115kg Current 16 December 2013
ORS4 No.1002 Carriage of Methanol Solution (UN1992) on Commercial Air Transport or Public Transport Aircraft within the UK (CAA Reference No. 018903) Current 22 January 2014
ORS4 No.1004 To enable any Commercial Air Transport aeroplane, public transport aircraft or non-military Current 10 February 2014
ORS5 No. 273 CAA Scheme of Charges (En Route Air Traffic Control Services Regulation) Current 1 April 2012
ORS5 No. 278 CAA Scheme of Charges (Instrument Flight Procedures) Current 1 April 2012
ORS5 No. 283 CAA Scheme of Charges ( Aircraft Registration, Registration of Aircraft Mortgages and Aircraft Dealer Certification) Current 1 April 2013
ORS5 No. 287 CAA Scheme of Charges (Air Operator and Police Air Operator Certification) Current 1 April 2014
ORS5 No. 288 CAA Scheme of Charges (Airworthiness, Noise Certification and Aircraft and Aircraft Engine Emissions) Current 1 April 2014
ORS5 No. 289 CAA Scheme of Charges ( Personnel Licensing) Current 1 April 2014
ORS5 No. 290 CAA Scheme of Charges (Aerodrome Licensing and EASA Certification and Aerodrome Air Traffic Services Regulation) Current 1 April 2014
ORS5 No. 291 CAA Scheme of Charges (General Aviation) Current 1 April 2014
ORS5 No. 292 CAA Scheme of Charges (Aerial Application Certificates and Declarations for non-Commercial Operations with Complex Motor-Powered Aircraft and for Specialised Operations) Current 1 April 2014
ORS5 No. 293 CAA Scheme of Charges (Operating and Air Transport Licences, Foreign Registered Aircraft Operating Permits and Scarce Capacity Allocation Certificates) Current 1 April 2014
ORS5 No. 294 CAA Scheme of Charges (Regulation of Airports) Current 1 April 2014
ORS5 No. 295 CAA Scheme of Charges (Air Travel Organisers' Licensing) Current 1 April 2014
ORS5 No. 296 CAA Scheme of Charges (Aviation Security) Current 1 April 2014
ORS8 No. 25 REVIEW OF CONDUCT OF AN EXAMINER AUTHORISATION ACCEPTANCE CHECK UNDER REGULATION 6 OF THE CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY REGULATIONS 1991 Current April 2014
ORS8 No. 26 REVIEW OF CONDUCT OF CPL SKILLS TEST IN ACCORDANCE WITH REGULATION 6 OF THE CIVIL AVIATION REGULATIONS 1991 Current April 2014
ORS8 No. 28 REVIEW UNDER REGULATION 6 OF THE CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY REGULATIONS Current April 2014
Statutory Instrument 1996 No. 2798 The Civil Aviation (Investigation of Air Accidents and Incidents) Regulations 1996 Current
Statutory Instrument 1999 No. 1452 The Aeroplane Noise Regulations 1999 Current
Statutory Instrument 1999 No. 2253 The Aeroplane Noise (Amendment) Regulations 1999 Current
Statutory Instrument 2008 No. 3133 The Air Navigation (Environmental Standards For Non-EASA Aircraft) Order 2008 Current