Guidance for applicants
The privileges of the holder of a class or type rating are to act as pilot on the class or type of aircraft as specified in the rating.
Further details of specific requirements can be found in CAP804 Part H.
This will vary depending on licence held.
The fee that you need to pay will depend on your circumstances; for example:
To assist in the interpretation of the scheme of charges a Fee Calculator has been developed, which derives the fee for this application type for your particular circumstances.
We endeavour to process applications within 10 working days from receipt.
Rating validity is for a minimum of 12 months from the date of the flight test (if applicable). Rating validity period may vary, please refer to the specific rating for further information.
Please refer to CAP804 Section 4 Part H for further detail.
Please send the application form and all supporting documentation to:
Licensing and Training Standards
Civil Aviation Authority
Gatwick Airport South
A desk based assessment from a Flight Crew Licensing Officer or Assistant.
Following an acceptable assessment your licensing application will be processed signed and despatched
In some circumstances an applicant for a conversion of an existing licence to an EASA licence may also require a national licence to fly Annexe II aircraft (Aircraft not on the EASA Type List). This process is undertaken by the Licensing Officer who assesses your application.