Legislation Overview

As per the NCAA website:

Gazetted Act and Regulations

Below you will find a list of all the current Civil Aviation Regulations (CARS) as published in the Government Gazette No: 2467 dated 02 January 2001.

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New Civil Aviation Act – The new Act has been gazetted.
Copy of the new Bill (2015 – new Civil Aviation Authourity) 
Explanatory memoradum regarding the bill on civil aviation by the Minister of Works Hon. Alpheus – New Bill
Motivation statement during the introduction of civil aviation bill by Hon Alpheus 10 june 2015 – New Bill
NCAA Revised Fees as of 4th April 2017

Parliament of Namibia web site

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Draft Regs and CATS –  Vol1 Oct17
Draft Regs and CATS –  Vol2 Oct17
Draft Regs and CATS –  Vol3 Oct17
Notice NAMCARS / NAMCATS 2018 Vol1
Newspaper notice – Draft Regs and CATS –  Vol1 Oct17


Part 1 Definitions and abbreviations


Part 11 Procedures for making regulations, issuing technical standards and granting exemptions
Part 13 Enforcement procedures


Part 21 Certification procedures for products and Parts and Airworthiness of Aircraft
Part 34 Engine Emission Certification
Part 36 Noise Certification
Part 43 General Maintenance Rules
Part 47 Registration & Marking


Part 61 Pilot Licensing
Part 63 Flight Engineer Licensing
Part 64 Cabin Crew Licensing
Part 65 Air Traffic Service Personnel Licensing
Part 66 Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Licensing
Part 67 Medical Certification

Rules of the Air and General Operating Rules

Part 91 General Operating & Flight Rules
Part 92 Conveyance of Dangerous Goods
Part 98 Operation of Powered Paragliders
Part 100 Operation of Gyroplanes
Part 101 Operation of unmanned Free Balloons, Kites, Rockets & remotely Piloted Aircraft
Part 102 Operation of free Balloons & Airships
Part 103 Operation of Microlight Aeroplanes
Part 104 Operation of Gliders
Part 105 Operation of Parachutes
Part 106 Operation of Hang Gliders
Part 107 Operation of Amateur-built Aircraft

Certified Aircraft Operators & Other Flight Operations

Part 121 Air Transport Operations – Large Aeroplanes
Part 127 Air Transport Operations – helicopters
Part 133 Helicopter external-load Operations
Part 135 Air Transport Operations – Small Aeroplanes
Part 137 Agricultural Operations

Aerodromes and Heliports

Part 139 Licensing & Operation of Aerodromes & Heliports


Part 141 Aviation Training Organisations
Part 145 Aircraft Maintenance Organisations
Part 147 Design Organisations for Products, Parts & Appliances
Part 148 Manufacturing Organisations
Part 149 Aviation Recreation Organisations

Air Traffic Services

Part 172 Air Space & Traffic Services

Aeronautical Information and Related Services

Part 174 Meteorological Information Services
Part 175 Aeronautical Information Services


Part 183 General
Part 185 Offences
Part 187 Fees