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New regulations for instructors and flight examiners

The new regulations which apply to instructors and flight examiners are detailed below. Select the regulation number to learn more about the requirements under each regulation, and access information and tools to assist with your compliance.

New regulations now in effect
The following new regulations are now in effect and a period of transition to the new rules is underway.
Transition period
Commenced Ends
Flight crew licensing (CASR Part 61) 1 September 2014 1 September 2018
Recreational, private and commercial pilot flight training, other than certain integrated training courses (CASR Part 141) 1 September 2014 31 August 2017
Integrated and multi-crew pilot flight training, contracted recurrent training and contracted checking (CASR Part 142) 1 September 2014 31 August 2017
Last modified: 17 February 2016