You will need to send us a completed application form and some other documents to apply for a
You must have already completed a
training course at a flight school.
To apply for a SPL, use form SRG 1105S.
As well as your completed application form, you will need to send us the following
How to get
copies of your documents certified
Please send your completed application form and supporting documentation to the following
Licensing and Training Standards
Gatwick Airport South
West Sussex RH6 0YR
The CAA strongly recommends you use our secure courier service to have your documents returned
to you. More information about our
secure courier service.
If you are applying on the basis of:
you will need to send us additional documentation along with your application. Please see the
Guidance on documentation section.
Please see our Licence costs section.
Information on the regulations governing the SPL and information about exact requirements are
available in the SPL requirements section.
All relevant European regulations such as Part- ARO, ORO, CAT, SPA, NCC, NCO, MED are available on the link shown below.
For Flight Crew Regulations please refer to the consolidated version Commission Regulation (EU) No 1178/2011.
For other regulations such as Part-ORO, Part-ORA, please check the Air Operations regulations.
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