Please note that, in the event of UK participation in EASA and mutual recognition of licences and certificates ceasing, some CAA website content and application forms may continue to carry the EASA logo or reference the EU or EASA rather than the UK CAA in the short term. These will be updated in due course following the outcome of the transition period negotiations on the long-term aviation relationship between the UK and the EU. In the meantime, the guidance provided and the application forms accessed via the CAA website portal will continue to be valid.
You must hold an existing Part 66 Aircraft Maintenance Licence and have met the full requirements as per Commission
Regulation (EU) No 1321/2014, Annex III, Part 66, 66.A.45.
Ensure that the relevant theoretical type rating training has been conducted within an approved JAR/Part 147
Ensure that the relevant practical type rating training has been conducted within either an approved Part 147
training organisation or an approved Part 145 organisation.
If however you applying for your first type rating to be endorsed onto your Part 66 Aircraft Maintenance Licence,
then you must ensure that the structured approved OJT has been completed within an approved EASA 145 organisation in
support of your theoretical and practical Certificates of Recognition(s).
Currently for the addition of type rating(s) we can accept both JAR and Part 147 Certificates of Recognition.
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 above service will also incur a Rolling Renewal fee which in order to calculate this fee you will need to have
the expiry date of your current Licence to hand when completing the online application form. The expiry date is
normally found on page 6 of 8 of your current Part 66 Aircraft Maintenance Licence depending on the size of your
If you are applying for any other additional services the appropriate fee will also apply.
An additional fee will be payable if you wish your documents to be returned by secure courier.
Full details are available in the Scheme of
Same day, special delivery and other customised services are available at an additional cost. This service is on request, which should be made at the time of initial application. Documents are worked to a same day turnaround from receipt of customer request by 11:00 to completion of the processing of the application by 16:30 on the same working day. The customer will be able to collect the documents by 16:30 on the same day or the documents shall be sent by Royal Mail special delivery, where this is included in the service.
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Note - The CAA has the right to request the return of the original Part 66 Aircraft Maintenance Licence at any point of your application.
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 post to the address at the bottom of the page.
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