• After the end of the EU Exit transition period, EU licence holders who have previously held UK-issued licences may wish to apply for a UK PART FCL or ATCO Licence and a Medical Certificate to have in addition to their existing EU documents.

    This process and guidance for applying for medical certificates should be read in conjunction with the guidance produced relating to licences.

    This medical certificate application process, will be made  available from 1 April 2021, for applicants who hold a non-UK issued EU licence (and an applicable medical certificate) that was valid on 21 December 2020, who have previously held a UK-issued EU Licence and/or medical certificate which had been transferred-out from the UK to another EASA state before 31 December 2020.

    This process will cease after 31 December 2022 and is not applicable to the following scenarios:

  • Apply for an initial medical certificate of the appropriate class

    • at an AeMC for classes 1&3 or an AME for Class 2 and LAPL
    • revalidation standards apply to existing licence holders

    Apply for an initial medical certificate of the appropriate class

    • at an AeMC for classes 1&3 or an AME for Class 2 and LAPL
    • revalidation standards apply to existing licence holders
    • confirm licence eligibility with CAA
      and
    • renew medical certificate with EU-authorised AME under auspices of existing EU SOLI

    Apply for an initial medical certificate of the appropriate class

    • at an AeMC for classes 1&3 or an AME for Class 2 and LAPL
    • revalidation standards apply to existing licence holders
  • How to apply

    Please submit an online application form (SRG1217)

    Documents to include with your application

    You will need to upload the following documents with any application:

    • A certified copy of your passport (preferred) or full UK photographic driving licence
    • A copy of your current medical certificate

    The information below shows additional documents that you will need to include.

    In all cases please include the following if you have suffered a period of unfitness, or undergone medical examinations or tests for safety assurance purposes:

    • Copies (from your AME(s), your own doctors or your EASA NAA) of all the medical reports and supporting tests that have been used to assess your medical fitness.

    Additional tests and/or reports to demonstrate compliance with the requirements may be required to assess your fitness.

    If your medical certificate is not valid you must renew it with your current state but note from 1 January 2021 the AME needs to be recognised by the UK.

    If your medical certificate issued by an EU AME after 1 January 2021 and before 31 December 2022, the AME who performed the medical must have had a valid authorisation from an EASA member state and it not have been revalidated, renewed, suspended or revoked.

    If your medical certificate is valid and last medical was performed by a UK AME or an EASA AME and sent to the UK CAA as your SOLI before 31 December 2020

    Please include:

    • A copy of your current medical certificate

    If your medical certificate is valid, was issued before 31 December 2020 and you have had medical(s) since the SOLI transfer out

    Please include:

    • A copy of your current medical certificate

    Also include copies of the following from your AME(s):

    • all the medical application and examination forms
    • tests (ECG and Audiograms)
      and
    • medical certificates from the AME medical examinations you have had

    If your medical certificate is still valid, was issued between 1 January 2021 and 31 December 2022 by a non-UK EASA AME recognised by the UK and you have had a medical(s) since the SOLI transfer out

    Please include:

    • A copy of your current medical certificate
    • Copies of the records from your AME(s), of all the medical application and examination forms, tests (ECG and Audiograms), and medical certificates from the AME medical examinations you have had
    • You must attach a copy of the authorisation certificates of all the EASA AMEs who have conducted medicals for you after 1/1/21 (These should be obtained at the same time as your medical records)