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This page contains the night rating issue requirements and the
guidance on how to apply for a night rating using an online application form.
Full details of what to include with your application are set
Please note that attaching correctly certified documents will
enable us to issue your licence more efficiently, with lower risk of errors or
rejections with subsequent delays to your application.
A night rating allows a pilot to fly at night exercising
visual flight rules (VFR).
The night rating is non-expiring (it has lifetime validity).
An applicant for a night rating shall have completed at least
two instruction flights at night of at least one hour each.
The completion of the night rating training shall be entered
in the logbook and signed by the FI(B) who is responsible for the training.
Information on the medical
requirements can be found in MED.A.030. All LAPL holders need to comply with
To apply for a night rating to be added to your licence please
complete the online form SRG1126
When applying for a night rating online, you will be asked to
upload the following documents:
Please note: we will not be able to assess your application
unless the uploaded documents will be correctly certified. How
to get copies of your documents certified
A payment is required before you are able to submit the
application form. The fee for the issued of a night rating is £127.
An additional fee will be charged if you wish for your licence
to be returned by a courier service.
Please visit our licence
fees and costs section for more information.
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