Aircraft Maintenance Authority - Australian Government


You may need this authority if you are a licensed aircraft engineer and you intend to carry out maintenance on a particular aircraft that is of a type not covered by your Aircraft Engineer Licence (AEL).

You may be required to hold more than one maintenance authority whilst you work towards improving the scope of your AEL.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.



As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $130.00

Fee per hour spent on the inspection and assessment of the application. Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Civil Aviation Act 1988 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Civil Aviation Regulations 1988 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.