Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines

Complete civilian aircraft in which the type/model has been entered into the Philippine registry.

  • Legal Basis
  • Import Permit / Clearance / Certification
  • Importation
  • Contact

Legal Basis is given to the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines to regulate this commodity via Philippine Civil Aviation Regulation Part 5 Subsection 5.4.1.8(c), and CAAP Memorandum Circular No. 18-12".

None

Documentary Requirements Procedure Lead Time Processing Fee

NA

Not applicable

Note: Prior to purchase, the importer should verify with the CAAP if the aircraft type/model is no longer a first of kind to be entered into the Philippine registry.

NA

NA

Contact Positon Contact Details
Manager, Airworthiness Department Airworthiness Department, Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines
Old MIA Road, Pasay City 1300
Tel. No. (+632)8799226;
T/Fax (632) 851.5319

Complete civilian aircraft engine or propeller in which the type/model has been installed on a Phlippine registered aircraft

  • Legal Basis
  • Import Permit / Clearance / Certification
  • Importation
  • Contact

Legal Basis is given to the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines to regulate this commodity via Philippine Civil Aviation Regulation Part 5 Subsection 5.4.1.8(c), and CAAP Memorandum Circular No. 18-12".

None

Documentary Requirements Procedure Lead Time Processing Fee

NA

Not applicable

Note: Prior to purchase, the importer should verify with the CAAP if the type/model of the aircraft engine or propeller is no longer a first of kind to be installed on a Philippine registered aircraft.

NA

NA

Contact Positon Contact Details
Manager, Airworthiness Department Airworthiness Department, Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines
Old MIA Road, Pasay City 1300
Tel. No. (+632)8799226;
T/Fax (632) 851.5319

For first of its kind civilian aircraft to be entered into the Philippine registry.

  • Legal Basis
  • Import Permit / Clearance / Certification
  • Importation
  • Contact

Legal Basis is given to the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines to regulate this commodity via Philippine Civil Aviation Regulation Part 5 Subsection 5.4.1.8(c), and CAAP Memorandum Circular No. 18-12".

Philippine Type Validation Certificate

Documentary Requirements Procedure Lead Time Processing Fee

NA

Note: Prior to purchase, the importer should verify with the CAAP if the aircraft type/model is no longer a first of kind to be entered into the Philippine registry.

The aircraft, aircraft engine or propeller type certificate holder (foreign manufacturer) shall apply for a Philippine Type Validation Certificate endorsed through their National Aviation Authority.

Note: All expenses relative to the certification process will be shouldered by the applicant (foreign aircraft manufacturer)

Three (3) to five (5) months after the commencement of the certification process

Certification Fee- P5000

Contact Positon Contact Details
Manager, Airworthiness Department Airworthiness Department, Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines
Old MIA Road, Pasay City 1300
Tel. No. (+632)8799226;
T/Fax (632) 851.5319

For first of its kind civilian aircraft engine or propeller to be installed on a Philippine registered aircraft.

  • Legal Basis
  • Import Permit / Clearance / Certification
  • Importation
  • Contact

Legal Basis is given to the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines to regulate this commodity via Philippine Civil Aviation Regulation Part 5 Subsection 5.4.1.8(c), and CAAP Memorandum Circular No. 18-12".

Philippine Type Validation Certificate

Documentary Requirements Procedure Lead Time Processing Fee

NA

Note: Prior to purchase, the importer should verify with the CAAP if the type/model of the aircraft engine or propeller is no longer a first of kind to be installed on a Philippine registered aircraft

The aircraft engine or propeller type certificate holder (foreign manufacturer) shall apply for a Philippine Type Validation Certificate endorsed through their National Aviation Authority.

Note: All expenses relative to the certification process will be shouldered by the applicant (foreign aircraft engine/propeller manufacturer)

Three (3) to five (5) months after the commencement of the certification process

Certification Fee- P5000

Contact Positon Contact Details
Manager, Airworthiness Department Airworthiness Department, Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines
Old MIA Road, Pasay City 1300
Tel. No. (+632)8799226;
T/Fax (632) 851.5319

For civilian aircraft parts coming from a Foreign Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) and Foreign Parts Manufacturing Authorization (PMA) Holder shipped directly to the end user.

  • Legal Basis
  • Import Permit / Clearance / Certification
  • Importation
  • Contact

Legal Basis is given to the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines to regulate this commodity via CAA Administrative Order No. 2, Series of 1979.

NA

Documentary Requirements Procedure Lead Time Processing Fee

A documentary evidence, as the product manufacturer, should be presented

NA

Three (3) to five (5) months after the commencement of the certification process

Certification Fee- P5000

Contact Positon Contact Details
Manager, Airworthiness Department Airworthiness Department, Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines
Old MIA Road, Pasay City 1300
Tel. No. (+632)8799226;
T/Fax (632) 851.5319

For civilian aircraft parts (other than a complete engine or propeller) coming from or going through a Foreign or Local Distributors.

  • Legal Basis
  • Import Permit / Clearance / Certification
  • Importation
  • Contact

Legal Basis is given to the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines to regulate this commodity via CAA Administrative Order No. 2, Series of 1979.

Aircraft Material Distributor Certificate issued by the CAAP.

Documentary Requirements Procedure Lead Time Processing Fee

NA

Civilian aircraft parts distributors (non-foeign OEM or foreign PMA Holders) shall be certificated pursuant to the Civil Aeronautics Administration (currently, the CAAP) Administrative Order No. 2, Series of 1979.

Original Certification process:

  1. 1) Phase 1 - Pre-application
  2. 2) Phase 2 - Initial Application Review
  3. 3) Phase 3 - Document Conformance
  4. 4) Phase 4 - Inspection & Demonstration
  5. 5) Phase 5 - Final Certification Action

Note: All expenses relative to the certification process will be shouldered by the applicant.

Twenty (24) working days after the commencement of the certification process

Local distributor certification fee- P1,000.

Foreign distributor certification fee-P5,000

Contact Positon Contact Details
Manager, Airworthiness Department Airworthiness Department, Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines
Old MIA Road, Pasay City 1300
Tel. No. (+632)8799226;
T/Fax (632) 851.5319

For civilian aircraft parts (other than a complete engine or propeller) coming from or going through a holder of a CAAP Aircraft Materials Distributor Certificate (AMDC)

  • Legal Basis
  • Import Permit / Clearance / Certification
  • Importation
  • Contact

Legal Basis is given to the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines to regulate this commodity via CAA Administrative Order No. 2, Series of 1979.

Aircraft Material Distributor Certificate issued by the CAAP.

Documentary Requirements Procedure Lead Time Processing Fee

NA

NA

NA

NA

Contact Positon Contact Details
Manager, Airworthiness Department Airworthiness Department, Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines
Old MIA Road, Pasay City 1300
Tel. No. (+632)8799226;
T/Fax (632) 851.5319