Flight Service Licence - Australian Government

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to provide flight services and require a traffic information service rating. You may also apply for an endorsement on your flight service licence. The function of a flight service licence holder with a traffic information service rating is to provide, or supervise the provision of, traffic and flight information and alerting services for the flight information area for which the licence is endorsed.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • Have turned 18;
  • Hold a Class 3 medical certificate;
  • Have successfully completed the training (including any examination or assessment) specified for the licence, rating and endorsement relevant to that rating; and
  • Speak English clearly, and understand spoken English, to a standard that allows clear spoken two-way communication in the course of performing a flight service function.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As specified on the licence or until it is cancelled.



Fees vary depending on individual circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for fee information.



Flight Service Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Civil Aviation Safety Authority
Industry Permissions

Act(s) name

Civil Aviation Act 1988 (Australian Government)

Regulation(s) name

Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998 (Australian Government)

Contact details

Enquiries, CASA Licensing and Registration Centre (CLARC)
Civil Aviation Safety Authority
Industry Permissions

Mailing address:
GPO BOX 2005
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601




02 62171449




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