Pilot Advisory Circulars

These Advisory Circulars all relate to pilots. If you cannot find the AC you are looking for here, go to the Advisory Circulars page.

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Part 12 – Accidents, Incidents, and Statistics
AC12-1 (PDF) Rev 3 Mandatory occurrence notification and information 09 May 2007
Part 61 – Pilot Licences and Ratings
AC61-1
(PDF 96 KB)
Rev 8 Pilot licences and ratings – General 18 Oct 2017
AC61-2
(PDF 34 KB)
Rev 6 Pilot licences and ratings – Student pilots 20 Apr 2016
AC61-3
(PDF 642 KB)
Rev 24 Pilot licences and ratings – Private pilot licence 20 Apr 2016
AC61-5
(PDF 951 KB)
Rev 30 Pilot licences and ratings – Commercial pilot licences 09 Jun 2015
AC61-7 (PDF 823 KB) Rev 19.1 Pilot licences and ratings – Airline transport pilot licences 04 Nov 2016
AC61-10
(PDF 232 KB)
Rev 8 Pilot licences and ratings – Type ratings 26 Sep 2016
AC61-12 (PDF) Rev 3 Pilot licences and ratings – Aerobatic flight ratings 09 May 2007
AC61-13 (PDF) Rev 2 Pilot licences and ratings – Glider tow ratings 09 May 2007
AC61-14 (PDF) Rev 2 Pilot licences and ratings – Parachute drop ratings 09 May 2007
AC61-15 (PDF) Rev 3 Pilot licences and ratings – Agricultural ratings 09 May 2007
AC61-16 (PDF) Rev 5 Pilot licences and ratings – Pilot chemical ratings 18 Aug 2016
AC61-17
(PDF 282 KB)
Rev 12 Pilot licences and ratings – Instrument ratings 05 Oct 2016
AC61-18
(PDF 170 KB)
Rev 9 Pilot licences and ratings – Flight instructor ratings 03 Aug 2016
AC61-19
(PDF 79 KB)
Rev 12 Pilot Licences and Ratings – Flight Examiner Ratings 03 Aug 2016
AC61-20
(PDF 66 KB)
Rev 8 Pilot licences and ratings – Recreational Pilot Licence 25 Sep 2017
Part 67 – Medical Standards and Certification
AC67-1 (PDF) Rev 2 Medical standards and certification – General 10 May 2013
AC Rev # Title Effective date Price ($)
GST incl.
AC91-1 (PDF) Rev 4 Aviation events 12 Apr 2012 3.58
AC91-2 (PDF) Rev 1 Assignment of mode S address 17 Jul 2008 1.21
AC91-3 (PDF)   Aeroplane performance under Part 91 01 Apr 1997 1.38
AC91-4 (PDF) Rev 2 Reduced vertical separation minima (RVSM)  02 Dec 2014 2.20
AC91-5 (PDF)   Operation of portable electronic devices (PED) during flight under IFR 01 Apr 1997 2.20
AC91-6 (PDF) Rev 1 Aircraft technical log 16 Mar 2011 1.74
AC91-7 (PDF) Rev 1 Required navigation performance (RNP 10) 18 Mar 1999 6.54
AC91-8 (PDF) Rev 1 Required navigation performance in European airspace designated for basic RNAV (BRNAV) operations (RNP 5) 18 Mar 1999 2.30
AC91-9 (PDF 327 KB) Rev 12 Radiotelephony Manual 10 Nov 2017 12.08
AC91-10 (PDF)   Required Navigational Performance 4 (RNP 4) Operational Approval (141 Kb) 19 Jan 2005 3.48
AC91-11 (PDF) Rev 2 Single Pilot IFR 14 Jan 2008 3.37
AC91-12 (PDF) Rev 0 Aircraft Maintenance Programmes 21 May 2007 3.78
AC91-13 (PDF) Rev 1 Night vision imaging systems 20 Jun 2011 4.24
AC91-14 (PDF) Rev 1 Light Aircraft Maintenance Programme - Aeroplanes 09 Mar 2011 3.22
AC91-14 (Word) Rev 1 Word version of the above AC to facilitate use of the forms in Appendix B 09 Mar 2011 3.22
AC91-15 (PDF) Rev 4

Aerodrome Standards and Requirements: Aeroplanes at or below 5700 MCTOW - Non Air Transport Operations

18 Dec 2009 3.32
AC91-17
(PDF)
Rev 0 Laser Illumination of Aircraft
Associated form  CAA800 (PDF)
21 May 2009 1.21
AC91-18 (PDF) Rev 0 Aircraft Software Configuration Management 30 Sep 2010  
Part 92 – Carriage of Dangerous Goods
AC92-1 (PDF) Rev 1 Dangerous goods training programmes 27 Apr 2007
AC92-2 (PDF) Rev 1 Carriage of dangerous goods on domestic VFR flights in unpressurised aircraft not exceeding 5700 kg MCTOW 27 Apr 2007
AC92-3 (PDF) Rev 2 Dangerous goods packaging approval 27 Apr 2007
Part 103 – Microlight Aircraft – Certification and Operating Rules
AC103-1 (PDF) Rev 3 Microlight aircraft operating rules 09 Nov 2012