Aircraft Weight Control Authority - Australian Government

Description

You will require this authorisation if you intend to conduct aircraft weight and balance checks and determine the centre of gravity of each aircraft for the purpose of determining requirements to control the centre of gravity during operation.

This authority will also allow you to approve loading systems. However, the scope of your authority is limited to the testing which is set out in your application.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this authority you must:

  • Be at least 21 years old (unless otherwise approved);
  • Be able to speak, read and write English;
  • Not suffer from a disability that is likely to affect your technical skill or judgement;
  • Have witnessed two or more aircraft weighing;
  • Have the appropriate experience and training for aircraft weight control work; and
  • Pass the prescribed written, oral and/or practical tests.

In your application you must outline each specific aircraft, class of aircraft or rotorcraft you intend to test.

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

Duration

Up to two years.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application $130.00

Per hour of processing.

Act(s) name

Civil Aviation Act 1988 AG

Regulation(s) name

Civil Aviation Regulations 1988 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.

Maintenance Personnel Licensing

Industry Permissions

Civil Aviation Safety Authority

Mailing address: GPO BOX 2005
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 1300 737 032
Email: ame.licensing@casa.gov.au