Part 92 of CASR Consignment and carriage of dangerous goods by air

Rule status

Current

Part 92 of the Civil Aviation Safety Regulations (CASR) sets out the minimum safety requirements for the consignment and carriage of dangerous goods by air. 

It includes:

  • training
  • documentation
  • record keeping
  • incident reporting¬†
  • provisions for packaging, marking and labelling¬†
  • loading of and stowage in aircraft.

Who it affects

Part 92 of CASR affects:

  • airline operators
  • general aviation operators
  • air freight industry including shippers of dangerous goods and freight forwarders
  • designated postal operators
  • providers of dangerous goods training
  • individuals conducting display parachute jumps
  • private aircraft operators
  • emergency and law enforcement services
  • security screeners.

Legislative instruments

Legislative instruments include exemptions to particular regulatory requirements in aviation regulations or a Manual of Standards, but which apply to a broad range of persons. Instruments related to this part will display in this space or you can view our list of legislative instruments.

1 legislative instruments available

Non-legislative instruments

Non-legislative instruments include exemptions to particular regulatory requirements in aviation regulations or a Manual of Standards, but which apply to a particular person. Non-legislative instruments related to this part will display in this space or your can view our list of non-legislative instruments.

Guidance material

Advisory material provides advice and guidance to explain particular regulatory requirements of a CASR Part. Guidance material relating to this part will appear in this space or you can view all our guidance material.

7 guidance material available

Advisory circular AC 92A-01 provides general guidance and information to persons, companies and operators who wish to consign or carry dangerous goods (DG) on aircraft.

Advisory Circular AC 92A-01

Advisory Circular AC 92-01 provides information and advice on the regulatory requirements for dangerous goods training for employees of operators, cargo handling agents, freight forwarders, shippers of dangerous goods and screening authorities.

Advisory Circular AC 92-01

Advisory Circular AC 92-02. To provide advice to commercial operators on dangerous goods manuals.

Advisory Circular AC 92-02

The purpose of Advisory circular AC 92-03 is to provide advice to the aviation industry on the regulatory requirements for the various types of dangerous goods training courses.

Advisory Circular AC 92-03

Advisory circular AC 92-04 provides guidance to persons requiring permission to carry or consign dangerous goods on an aircraft where it is not normally allowed Under CASR Part 92 or ICAO TIs.

Advisory Circular AC 92-04

Advisory circular AC 92-05 provides guidance and information to persons requiring a permission to carry or consign these dangerous goods with the information necessary to undertake such operations.

Advisory Circular AC 92-05

Advisory Circular AC 92-07 provides guidance and information to persons applying to CASA for an approval in relation to dangerous goods with radioactive material.

Advisory Circular AC 92-07
Date published:
Online version available at: https://www.casa.gov.au//search-centre/rules/part-92-casr-consignment-and-carriage-dangerous-goods-air
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