Flight Service Licence - Australian Government


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 Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

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


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Flight Service Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Civil Aviation Act 1988 AG

Regulation(s) name

Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998 AG

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.

Enquiries, CASA Licensing and Registration Centre (CLARC)

Industry Permissions

Civil Aviation Safety Authority

Mailing address: GPO BOX 2005
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6217 1449
Phone: 1300 737 032
Fax: 1300 737 187
Email: clarc@casa.gov.au