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The personal details that appear on your licence should match the information on your photo ID and include your current permanent address.
If you have not already converted your pilot licence to an EASA licence, then updating your licence will mean that it will be compulsorily converted to an EASA licence and a conversion fee will be charged.
If you have previously applied for a licence or rating using our eLicensing portal (applicable to commercial pilots only), you will have to apply for this service through the portal.
For more information on how to submit an eLicensing application please see eLicensing guidance for pilots. If you have not previously used eLicensing portal and if you need to change or update any of your personal details, please complete online form SRG2156.
As part of the online application, you will be asked to upload the following:
If your passport is not in your new name, we will also require a copy of:
How to get copies of your documents certified
There is no charge for changing your address, but you will have to pay an administration fee if you have to change any other personal details or convert your licence as a result of this application.
Please see licence fees and costs for details.
An additional fee will be payable if you wish your documents to be returned by secure courier.
Please see making sure your documents are safely returned section for more details.
Please note that there is currently a 50Mb size limit for files uploaded to our online forms. If your attachments exceed 50Mb, you should send all supporting documentation to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting your application number.
During the current Covid-19 pandemic, we ask that all paperwork is sent to us electronically.
All documents should be uploaded with a different filename clearly stating the content of the file attachment (for exampled Passport, Licence copy etc.)
Submitting documents with the same filename may result in the loss of information in the system and added delays to the application assessment.
For questions relating to paperwork, such as how to obtain certified copies of documents, please refer to guidance on documentation.
If you have any questions please contact our licensing team:
Email email@example.com (preferred)
Phone 0330 022 1972 (Mon - Fri 08:30 - 16:30)
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