Manual of Standards (MOS) Part 171 - Aeronautical Telecommunication Service and Radio-Navigation Service Providers - Australian Government


You will be required to comply with this standard if you are a provider, or a prospective provider, of aeronautical telecommunications and radio-navigation services.

This standard prescribes the regulatory requirements and standards for the approval of organisations that provide, operate, and maintain aeronautical telecommunications used for air traffic services, and radio-navigation services used for air navigation.

This standard covers:

  • procedures for approval of providers
  • eligibility of service providers
  • obligations and privileges of approved providers
  • qualifications and competency of technicians
  • contents to be included in a provider's Operations Manual
  • Safety Management System requirements.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Civil Aviation Act 1988 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Civil Aviation Regulations 1988 Australian Government

Administering agency

Civil Aviation Safety Authority


Contact details

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General Enquiries


Civil Aviation Safety Authority

Operating address: CASA National Headquarters
16 Furzer Street
Phillip, Australian Capital Territory 2606
Mailing address: GPO BOX 2005
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6217 1111
Phone: 13 17 57