Air Traffic Service Provider Approval - Australian Government


You will require this approval if you intend to provide air traffic services. All providers of Air Traffic Services (ATS) in Australia must be certified.

You must apply for this approval if in the operation of your service you:

  • facilitate the safe and efficient conduct of aircraft flights
  • facilitate the safe movement of aircraft on the manoeuvring areas of aerodromes
  • facilitate and maintain a safe, orderly and efficient flow of air traffic
  • provide advice and information that is necessary for the safe and efficient conduct of flights
  • notify appropriate organisations about aircraft in need of search and rescue aid or assist those organisations.

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

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


As specified on the approval.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

$160 multiplied by the total number of hours spent in the inspection and assessment of the application.

Act(s) name

Civil Aviation Act 1988 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998 Australian Government

Administering agency

Civil Aviation Safety Authority

Industry Permissions

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Enquiries, CASA Licensing and Registration Centre (CLARC)

Industry Permissions

Civil Aviation Safety Authority

Mailing address: GPO BOX 2005
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 13 17 57