Ground operations legislation and regulations

The table below provides an overview of the current legislation used for the oversight of ground operations activities in Australia.

Lodgement of Manuals

Civil Aviation Act Sec. 27 AB

Issue of AOCs

Civil Aviation Act Sec 28

Weight and balance instructions

Civil Aviation Act Sec 42 ZY

Cargo restraint

CASR 21.306 / CAO 103.11

Passenger handling

CAR 233 and CAR 235

Tarmac vehicles warning lights

Part 139 MOS (Manual of Standards) - 9.19.1, and

Aeronautical radio operator certificate

CASR Part 64



Last updated:
18 May 2022
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