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Due to scheduled maintenance our services including the myCASA portal will be unavailable from 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm AEDT Wednesday 28 October. We apologise for any inconvenience.


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CASA has opened a consultation on the final tranche of proposed Civil Aviation Safety Regulations (CASR) 121 Manual of Standards (MOS).

Drone registration and operator accreditation are now open

New relief measures to help aviation manage the impacts of COVID 19 and drone registration starts – details in the CASA Briefing newsletter.

We have extended our COVID support for industry.

We will be undertaking system upgrades and maintenance from 2 pm on Saturday 26 September until 11.59 pm on Sunday 27 September AEST. During this time you will be unable to access the Self Service portal, Flight Test Management system, myCASA, Medical Records System, PEXO or AviationWorx. We thank you for your patience during this time.

There are some simple things you can do now to get ready!

Need low cost ADS-B? Get the latest update in the CASA Briefing newsletter.

Registration and operator accreditation for drone, or remotely piloted aircraft (RPA), flown for commercial or business use (any operation other than sport or recreation) will:

This amendment regulation has been published and commenced on 22 August 2020.

The new rules for aerodromes are now in effect. We have provided a number of tools to support you as you make the transition to the new rules.

New aerodrome rules come into effect from 13 August 2020. To make it easier for you, we’ve put together a list of all the information you’ll need to ensure you’re ready.

We will be undertaking system upgrades and maintenance from 7 pm on Friday 31 July until 7 pm on Sunday 2 August AEST.

Two new members will be joining the Aviation Safety Advisory Panel.

More online and digital services will soon be available, including digital licences. Find out more in the latest CASA Briefing newsletter.

CASA has today issued a second safety notice for pilots and operators of Bristell light sport aircraft.

The transitional arrangements for the Part 139 Aerodromes which come into effect on 13 August 2020, are now available.

The Part 66 Manual of Standards Amendment Instrument 2020 (No. 2) (the instrument) adds three new aircraft type ratings to the list of aircraft specified under the Part 66 Manual of Standards (the Part 66 MOS) as type rated aircraft.

We’re taking a new approach and releasing the draft for public comment in three tranches.

Please be advised that AviationWorx will be not be available for use between 8:00pm and 11:00pm AEST Saturday 5 July due to system upgrades.

CASA turns 25 in July. Read our Director's birthday tribute in CASA Briefing.

We’re taking a new approach and releasing the draft for public comment in three tranches.

We will soon release several critical advisory circulars (ACs) to help you transition to the new rules. We will consult on a number of these.

Over 40 Safety Risk Mitigation Plans have been received from air operators.

The policies for transition to the new flight operations regulations will impact every Air Operator’s Certificate holder.

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many aviators to take a pause until non-essential travel restrictions have been lifted.

It’s time to think carefully about safety as we emerge from the COVID-19 crisis. Get the latest news in this month’s CASA Briefing.

Now available for the upcoming changes to the aerodrome rules.

Our popular Visual Flight Rules guide (VFRG) is now available as a free downloadable PDF.

International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) have released free COVID-19 webinars available to industry.

In an effort to ease the burden on industry during COVID-19.