Welder Approvals

Information about how to apply for a welders approval


Welders Approval Certificates are applicable to persons who weld metallic parts which are essential to the airworthiness of an aircraft. 

Approvals are valid for one calendar year from the date of issue.

Who can apply

Welders that are not employed by, or are leaving the employment of a CAA approved organisation may apply for a Welders Approval Certificate.

How to apply

Contact us


Applications and Approvals
Civil Aviation Authority
Aviation House
Gatwick Airport South
West Sussex
Telephone: 01293 768374 (open 8.30am to 4.30pm)