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Aircraft operations licence - Gold Coast City Council - Queensland

Description

You will need this licence to undertake temporary aircraft operations within your local council area. This includes the operation of the following:

  • helicopter
  • aeroplane
  • glider
  • hang-glider
  • ultra-light
  • airship
  • dirigible (blimp)
  • any form of craft capable of carrying at least one person while in the air.

Service type

Licence

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

Exemptions

You will not require a licence if the:

  • aircraft operations are undertaken at an airport or public aerodrome
  • aircraft operation is providing rescue, medical treatment or a fire fighting service
  • landing of the aircraft is a result of a medical or other emergency on board the aircraft
  • the aircraft operation is not a temporary use.

Eligibility requirements

You will need to ensure you have a broad form public liability insurance certificate of currency to the value of at least $10 million AUD.

Duration

As specified

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Aircraft operations:

  • eligibility conditions met - $Nil
  • eligibility not met - $551.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All

Aircraft operations:

  • eligibility conditions met - $Nil
  • eligibility not met - $551.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Transfer Transfer All

Aircraft operations:

  • eligibility conditions met - $Nil
  • eligibility not met - $112.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Vary Variation All

Aircraft operations:

  • eligibility conditions met - $Nil
  • eligibility not met - $308.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2009 Queensland

Application process

Apply

With your application, you will need to attach site plans detailing take-off and landing areas, flight path and proximity to noise-sensitive places.

Administering agency

Gold Coast City Council

Contact details

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