DAMP exemption for reporting
What is it?
This exemption CASA EX39/15 was released to reduce the administrative burden for aviation organisations.
How do I get the exemption?
There is no need to apply for this exemption; DAMP organisations are automatically exempt from the requirement to report under subregulation 99.100 (1) and (2) of CASR 1998.
What Happens Now?
According to the current regulations, the obligation nonetheless remains for DAMP organisations to:
- Read and understand the conditions of the reporting exemption
- Retain the relevant records, as detailed in CASR 99.105;
- Provide that information to CASA when requested during an audit, as detailed in CASR 99.090;
- Provide the name and contact details of the organisation's DAMP contact officer, as detailed in CASR 99.100(4); and
Provide information to an approved tester if required, as detailed in CASR 99.100(5).