Manual of Standards (MOS) Subpart 139H - Aerodrome Rescue and Fire Fighting Service - Australian Government


You will be required to comply with this standard if you provide aerodrome rescue and fire fighting services or are an accredited training provider for aerodrome rescue and fire fighting services.

The standard covers areas such as:

  • Competency levels for fire fighting staff
  • Recruitment
  • Quality control


  • Safety hazard and risk management systems.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

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 AG

Regulation(s) name

Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998 AG

Administering agency

Civil Aviation Safety Authority


Contact details

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

General Enquiries


Civil Aviation Safety Authority

Mailing address: GPO BOX 2005
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6217 1111
Phone: 13 17 57