List of Aviation Legislation Publications

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Publication Categories and Series
Reference Title
CAP 493 SIs CAP 493 Supplementary Instructions
ORS5 Official Record Series 5 - Scheme of Charges
ORS7 Official Record Series 7 - Air Navigation Air Traffic Services Licensing and Airspace Policy

Individual Publications
Reference Title Status as at Date
ATOL Policy and Regulations 2010/03 ATOL Groups and Related Parties Current February 2010
ATOL Policy and Regulations 2010/06 ATOL Guidance on completing the application form for a new small business. Current December 2012
ATOL Policy and Regulations 2010/07 ATOL Guidance on completing the application form for a new standard. Current December 2012
ATOL Policy and Regulations 2016/02 Requirement for bonding and other forms of security
Review Comment: Replaces ATOL Policy and Regulations 2010/08
Current 15 July 2016
ATOL Policy and Regulations 2017/01 Advice for airlines about the ATOL Regulations and the ATOL scheme
Review Comment: This document replaces ATOL Policy and Regulations 2010/02
Current 27 January 2017
ATOL Policy and Regulations 2017/02 Advice for brokers about the ATOL Regulations and the ATOL scheme
Review Comment: This document replaces ATOL Policy and Regulations 2010/01
Current 27 January 2017
CA1 Registration of Aircraft or Change of Ownership Current 17 July 2017
CA1330 Entry of Priority Notice Current 11 September 2012
CA1577 Entry of Aircraft Mortgage Current 11 September 2012
CA1577C Discharge of Registered Mortgage Current 11 September 2012
CA1760 Change in Particulars Current 11 September 2012
CA2 Application for Credit Card/Debit Card Payment Authorisation Form for Aircraft Registration Section. Current 18 July 2012
CAA Paper 2004/05 Report on the Testing and Systematic Evaluation of the airEXODUS Aircraft Evacuation Model Current 15 April 2005
CAP 393 The Air Navigation Order 2016 (ANO) and Regulations
Review Comment: Air Navigation Order 2016
Current 19 June 2017
CAP 413 Radiotelephony Manual Current 27 May 2016
CAP 694 The UK Flight Planning Guide Current January 2013
CAP 699 Framework for the competence of rescue and fire fighting service (RFFS) personnel Current January 2017
CAP 722 Unmanned Aircraft System Operations in UK Airspace - Guidance Current 24 March 2015
CAP 724 Airspace Charter Current 30 August 2012
CAP 736 Operation of Directed Light, Fireworks, Toy Balloons and Sky Lanterns within UK Airspace Current February 2011
CAP 747 Mandatory Requirements for Airworthiness
Review Comment: Effective 21 July 2017
Current 21 July 2017
CAP 757 Occupational Health and Safety on-board Aircraft, Guidance on Good Practice Current 14 February 2012
CAP 764 Policy and Guidelines on Wind Turbines Current February 2016
CAP 774 UK Flight Information Services Current 25 May 2017
CAP 797 Flight Information Service Officer Manual Current 26 May 2017
CAP1017 Transition of the Framework for the Economic Regulation of Airports in the UK Current April 2013
CAP1018 Guidance on Consumer Enforcement
Review Comment: Reviewed and amended to make reference to the changes to consumer enforcement bought about by the Consumer Rights Act 2015 and to clarify the CAA’s Public Sector Equalities Duty.
Current 22 March 2016
CAP1038 CAA Check Flight Handbook Current 10 January 2017
CAP1048 Guidance for applicant: Conduct of reviews of decisions or proposals made by the CAA Safety and Airspace Regulation Group Current July 2014
CAP1049 Guidance for applicant: Review of conduct of test or exam Current July 2014
CAP1054 Aeronautical Information Management Current 8 July 2015
CAP1074 Safety and Airspace Regulation Enforcement Guidance
Review Comment: Safety and Airspace Regulation Enforcement Guidance
Current May 2015
CAP1143 The Civil Aviation Authority’s policy for carrying out its information duties under the Civil Aviation Act 2012 Current 16 January 2014
CAP1148 CAP 1037 - Better information about UK aviation: summary of consultation responses Current 16 January 2014
CAP1184 The transformation to performance-based regulation Current June 2014
CAP1227 A right to know: Compliance report Current 23 March 2015
CAP1233 Prioritisation Principles for the CAA’s Consumer Protection, Competition Law and Economic Regulation Work Current 12 May 2015
CAP1234 Economic Licensing Enforcement Guidance Current 12 May 2015
CAP1235 Guidance on the Application of the CAA’s Competition Powers Current 12 May 2015
CAP1244 Guidance for UK airports Current 24 November 2014
CAP1251 Air Traffic Controllers – Licensing Current 1 July 2016
CAP1271 The GA ANO Review: Thematic public consultation Current 26 March 2015
CAP1275 Financial compensation, technical faults and time limitations: Compliance report Current 23 March 2015
CAP1281 Stakeholder Consultation Responses to our Economic, Competition and Consumer Enforcement Guidance Current 12 May 2015
CAP1285 Consumer complaints handling and ADR: Summary of responses to CAA consultation on draft policy statement (CAP 1257) Current 15 April 2015
CAP1286 Consumer complaints handling and ADR: CAA policy statement and notice of approval criteria for applicant ADR bodies Current 19 October 2016
CAP1368 Proposal to modify the NATS (En Route) plc licence in respect of Governance and Ring-fencing: Notice under section 11(2) of the Transport Act 2000 Current 9 February 2016
CAP1373 CAA statutory charges 2016/17 consultation document Current 1 February 2016
CAP1380 Decision to modify the NATS (En Route) plc licence in respect of governance and ring-fencing Current 23 March 2016
CAP1388 CAA statutory charges 2016/17 - air display and low flying permission charges - consultation response document Current 17 March 2016
CAP1390 Information for ADR entities approved by the CAA
Review Comment: This guidance has been amended to ensure that the CAA received appropriate information for its role of regulatory oversight of the ADR entities which it has approved. Further details above.
Current 31 July 2017
CAP1407 CAA statutory charges 2016-17: Consultation on charges (excluding air display and low flying permission charges) CAA response document Current 17 May 2016
CAP1422 Code of Practice for the Investigations and Enforcement Team
Review Comment: Updated to reflect ANO 2016
Current 5 September 2016
CAP1425 H7 Consumer Challenge Forum (CCF) – draft Terms of Reference Current 1 July 2016
CAP1438 Accessible air travel: Airport performance report 2015/16 Current 9 August 2016
CAP1445 Consumer Panel annual report 2015-16 Current 19 December 2016
CAP1449 Decision on the Terms of Reference for the H7 Consumer Challenge Board (CCB) Current 20 September 2016
CAP1450 Responses to the CAA consultation on the Terms of Reference for the H7 Consumer Challenge Forum (CCF) Current 20 September 2015
CAP1457 Safety Management Systems: Guidance for Aeromedical Centres (AeMC) Current 10 October 2016
CAP1484 CAA/HSE/HSENI Memorandum of Understanding guidance Current 9 March 2017
CAP1500 Compliance report on passenger rights during disruption
Review Comment: Refers correctly to 'Virgin Atlantic'
Current 22 February 2017
CAP1500a Compliance report – Airline questionnaires Current 22 February 2017
CAP1512 Proposals to take forward the NATS Independent Enquiry recommendations with regards to resilience Current 24 February 2017
CAP1528 Guidance for Part 147 Instructors Current 31 August 2017
CAP1529 Aircraft Maintenance Type Practical Training within a UK Part 147 Organisation Current 31 August 2017
CAP1530 Licensed Aircraft Engineers: On the Job Training (OJT) for first type ratings in any Category or sub Category Current October 2017
CAP1559 European UAS Regulatory Framework (EASA NPA 2017-05) overview
Review Comment: Version 2 incorporates the updated EASA consultation deadline
Current 13 June 2017
CAP1577 Accessible air travel: Airport performance report 2016/17 Current 11 August 2017
CAP382 Mandatory Occurrence Reporting Scheme Current December 2016
CAP553 BCAR Section A - Airworthiness Procedures where the CAA has Primary Responsibility for Type Approval of the Product Current 29 November 2013
IN-2013/155 Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and restriction of CHemicals (REACH) Current 1 October 2013
IN-2014/078 Implementation of Part-MED Subpart C - Cabin Crew Medical Assessment Current 11 April 2014
IN-2015/053 Changes to the Requirements for the Training of Aerodrome RFFS Personnel Current 13 July 2015
IN-2015/097 Aerodrome Emergency Planning – Emergency Exercises Current 23 October 2015
IN-2015/098 Extension of CAA Equipment Approval LA301075 for Handheld 8.33 kHz Channel Spaced VHF Radios – for use by Operators of EASA Balloons, Dirigibles/Non-rigid Airships and Gliders Current 23 October 2015
IN-2016/026 Rotorcraft - Critical Parts Awareness and Training Current 7 March 2016
IN-2016/028 Electronic Delivery of CAA Airworthiness Approval, Acceptance and Acknowledgement Letters Current 9 March 2016
IN-2016/052 EASA ED Decision 2016/09/R Rescue and Firefighting Services – Remission Factor, Cargo Flights, etc. Current 9 June 2016
IN-2016/054 Implementation of Part-NCO Current 28 June 2016
IN-2016/068 Changes to EASA 'Grandfathered' Equipment, Parts and Appliances: Revised Regulatory Status Current 27 July 2016
IN-2016/073 Small Unmanned Aircraft - Air Navigation Order 2016 Current 12 August 2016
IN-2016/089 Compliance Monitoring – Certificated Aerodromes Current 5 October 2016
IN-2016/093 Designated Area for the Carriage of Documents – Part-NCO and Part-SPO Current 24 October 2016
IN-2017/003 Framework for the Competence of Rescue and Fire Fighting Service (RFFS) Personnel Current 17 January 2017
IN-2017/005 Pilot Support Programme – Guidance for Operators Current 27 January 2017
IN-2017/006 Part-147 Certificates of Recognition Issued by the Hellenic Aviation Training Academy (HATA) - EL.147.0007 Current 9 February 2017
IN-2017/010 CAA Information Bulletin on EASA Developments – 21 January to 22 March 2017 Current 22 March 2017
IN-2017/014 UK CAA Interpretation of Principal Place of Business Current 20 April 2017
IN-2017/016 Third Country Licences holders Assessment of Knowledge Current 25 April 2017
IN-2017/019 Guidance to Aerodromes, ANSP and Data Originators on Future Provision of Aeronautical Information Current 11 May 2017
IN-2017/029 Third Country Licences Issued In Accordance With ICAO Annex I and Their Use Within The United Kingdom Current 14 July 2017
IN-2017/031 Aerodrome Rescue and FireFighting Service – Provision of Fire Extinguishing Agents Current 24 July 2017
ORS4 No. 1246 Helicopters Flying for Public Transport at Night Current 17 October 2017
ORS4 No. 909 General Exemption for Foreign Registered Home-built Aircraft Current 23 May 2012
ORS4 No. 910 Exemption for Certain French Registered Aircraft not possessing ICAO Complaint Certificates of Airworthiness Current 23 May 2012
ORS4 No. 911 Exemption for Certain Irish Registered Aircraft not possessing ICAO Compliant Certificates of Airworthiness Current 23 May 2012
ORS4 No. 947 Air Navigation Order 2009 Exemption to allow non-EASA aircraft to use unleaded Avgas UL 91 Current 31 October 2012
ORS4 No.1042 Helicopter Height Velocity Envelope - Requirement under Regulation (EC) No. 216/2008 that an Aircraft Must be Operated in Accordance with its Airworthiness Documentation Current 20 October 2014
ORS4 No.1050 Upper Torso Restraint – Aeroplanes with a Maximum Certificated Take-Off Mass Below 5,700 kg and an MOPSC Below 9 Seats Current 24 October 2014
ORS4 No.1052 Children Over the Age of Two Years Who Because of Physical Disability Cannot be Properly Secured in their Own Seat Using the Aircraft Safety Belt Current 27 October 2014
ORS4 No.1054 Flight by Type-Approved Gyroplanes Over Assemblies of Persons and Congested Areas in Specified Circumstances Current 31 October 2014
ORS4 No.1061 Standardised European Rules of the Air – Operations in Accordance with a Police Air Operator’s Certificate Current 9 December 2014
ORS4 No.1063 Standardised European Rules of the Air – Operations in Accordance with a Helicopter Emergency Medical Service Specific Approval Current 9 December 2014
ORS4 No.1067 Standardised European Rules of the Air – Visual Meteorological Conditions (VMC) Visibility and Distance from Cloud Minima Current 9 December 2014
ORS4 No.1068 Standardised European Rules of the Air – Visual Flight Rules (VFR) Minima for Operations in Accordance with a Police Air Operator’s Certificate Current 9 December 2014
ORS4 No.1069 Standardised European Rules of the Air – Visual Flight Rules (VFR) Minima for Operations in Accordance with a Helicopter Emergency Medical Service Specific Approval Current 9 December 2014
ORS4 No.1070 Standardised European Rules of the Air – Visual Flight Rules (VFR) and Special VFR Minima for Search and Rescue Flights Current 9 December 2014
ORS4 No.1081 Standardised European Rules of the Air – Search and Rescue Operations in Accordance with an Air Operator’s Certificate Current 29 January 2015
ORS4 No.1090 Notification of the use by the United Kingdom of Commission Decisions authorising Member States to derogate from certain common aviation safety rules pursuant to Article 14(6) of Regulation (EC) No. 216/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council Current 20 March 2015
ORS4 No.1114 Upper Torso Restraint for Crew Seats - Robinson R44 and R22 Helicopters Current 1 June 2015
ORS4 No.1125 Standardised European Rules of the Air – Visual Flight Rules (VFR) and Special VFR Flight at Night Current 13 August 2015
ORS4 No.1126 Standardised European Rules of the Air – Compliance with Cruising Level Requirements Current 13 August 2015
ORS4 No.1127 Landing and Taking Off Near Open-Air Assemblies Current 13 August 2015
ORS4 No.1128 Emergency Services Helicopters - Landing and Taking Off Near Open-Air Assemblies Current 13 August 2015
ORS4 No.1145 Carriage of passengers unable to comply with Regulation (EC) No. 965/2012 that requires helicopter passengers to wear survival suits and/or life-jackets Current 30 November 2015
ORS4 No.1157 Balloon Pilots - Congested Area Take-Off, Becalmed Landing & Open-Air Assembly Current 4 March 2016
ORS4 No.1160 Air Navigation Order 2009 - Schedule 5 Scale (J) – Airborne Collision Avoidance System Current 13 April 2016
ORS4 No.1171 Amended use of Derogations Notified to the European Commission by the United Kingdom under Article 12 of the Aircrew Regulation effective 8 April 2016 Current 3 May 2016
ORS4 No.1173 Noise Certificate for Single Seat Microlight Aeroplanes Current 31 May 2016
ORS4 No.1174 Standardised European Rules of the Air – Exceptions to the Minimum Height Requirements Current 6 June 2016
ORS4 No.1195 Standardised European Rules of the Air - Visual Meteorological Conditions (VMC) Visibility and Distance from Cloud Minima within Class D Airspace Current 29 September 2016
ORS4 No.1205 The Carriage of Electroshock Weapons by Police Officers On Board an Aircraft Current 11 November 2016
ORS4 No.1207 Airworthiness Certification of Aircraft Carrying out Search and Rescue Operations Current 9 December 2016
ORS4 No.1209 Flight Data Recorders and Cockpit Voice Recorders – Helicopters Current 22 December 2016
ORS4 No.1210 Flight Data Recorders and Cockpit Voice Recorders – Police Helicopters Current 22 December 2016
ORS4 No.1214 Carriage of Methanol Solution (UN1992) on Commercial Air Transport or Public Transport Aircraft within the United Kingdom Current 7 February 2017
ORS4 No.1216 75 MHz Marker Beacon Receiver - Public Transport Aircraft Current 22 March 2017
ORS4 No.1218 Altitude Alerting System – Public Transport Aeroplanes Current 28 March 2017
ORS4 No.1219 Continuing Airworthiness Requirements for Multi Turboprop Aeroplanes of 5700 kg MTOM and Below Current 3 April 2017
ORS4 No.1220 Exemption from the Requirement for Holders of FAA Pilot Licences Exercising Private Licence Privileges to Comply with the Conversion and Validation Requirements of Annex III to Regulation (EU) No. 1178/2011 as Amended Current 5 April 2017
ORS4 No.1222 Standardised European Rules of the Air – Air Traffic Control VFR and SVFR Clearances to Helicopter Operations Conducted by the Police, Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS), Search And Rescue (SAR) and SAR Training Flights or flights in support of the maintenance of the national infrastructure. Current 21 April 2017
ORS4 No.1224 Launching of Self-Propelled Hang-gliders with Wheels Current 26 April 2017
ORS4 No.1226 Small Unmanned Aircraft - First Person View (FPV) Flying Current 28 April 2017
ORS4 No.1227 Use of National Permit to Fly Aircraft for Flying Displays Current 4 May 2017
ORS4 No.1228 Exemption from the Requirement for Holders of FAA Pilot Licences with FAA Class 3 Medicals, Exercising Private Licence Privileges to Comply with the Conversion and Validation Requirements of Annex III to Regulation (EU) No. 1178/2011 as Amended Current 27 June 2017
ORS4 No.1231 The Carriage of Methanol on Commercial Air Transport or Public Transport Aircraft Current 10 July 2017
ORS4 No.1233 Small Unmanned Aircraft - Emergency Services Operations Current 31 July 2017
ORS4 No.1234 Sharing of the Direct Costs of a Flight by up to Six People Current 30 August 2017
ORS4 No.1237 The Carriage of Munitions of War and Sporting Weapons in Unaccompanied Passenger Current 21 September 2017
ORS4 No.1238 Definition of Controlled Airspace in the Air Navigation Order 2016 Current 21 September 2017
ORS4 No.1241 Leasing Agreements Entered into by a UK Air Carrier Current 22 September 2017
ORS4 No.1244 Radio Altimeter – River Thames Route – Helicopters (Public Transport) Current 17 October 2017
ORS4 No.1245 Helicopters Flying for Public Transport at Night - Person in Charge of Take-Off or Landing Area Current 17 October 2017
ORS4 No.1246 Helicopters Flying for Public Transport at Night Current 17 October 2017
ORS4 No.1247 Gratuitous Carriage of Passengers by EASA AOC Holders
Review Comment: This exemption is a re-issue of ORS 4 1139 that was cancelled in 2016 following the introduction of the Air Navigation Order 2016. However, it has been established that alleviation is still required.
Current 27 October 2017
SD-2014/003 Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS) Operations at Night in Accordance with a HEMS Approval Current 15 October 2014
SD-2015/002 Offshore Helicopter Operations – Vibration Health Monitoring Current 14 July 2015
SD-2015/005 Offshore Helicopter Operations Current 8 December 2015
SD-2016/004 Conditions Applying to the Operation of Aeroplanes and Helicopters Registered in the United Kingdom Whose Operator has a Principal Place of Business or is Residing in a Third Country Other than a European Union or an Associated EASA Member State Current 25 August 2016
SD-2016/005 Offshore Helicopter Helideck Operations Current 12 December 2016
SD-2016/006 State Helicopter Flight Recorder Requirements Current 22 December 2016
SN-2015/003 Restricting the Operation of Vintage Jet Aircraft at Flying Displays Current 25 August 2015
SN-2015/005 Fuel Shutoff Valve – Mandatory Actions on Boeing Aircraft Current 22 October 2015
SN-2016/006 CAA Requirements for Check Flights Current 31 July 2016
Statutory Instrument 1996 No. 2798 The Civil Aviation (Investigation of Air Accidents and Incidents) Regulations 1996 Current
Statutory Instrument 1999 No. 1452 The Aeroplane Noise Regulations 1999 Current
Statutory Instrument 1999 No. 2253 The Aeroplane Noise (Amendment) Regulations 1999 Current
Statutory Instrument 2008 No. 3133 The Air Navigation (Environmental Standards For Non-EASA Aircraft) Order 2008 Current