Canadian Aviation Regulations (SOR/96-433)

Regulations are current to 2014-04-02 and last amended on 2012-07-04. Previous Versions

Carrying Certificate of Registration on Board the Aircraft

 No person shall operate an aircraft in Canada, other than an aircraft referred to in subsection 202.43(1), or a Canadian aircraft outside Canada unless the certificate of registration issued in respect of the aircraft is carried on board the aircraft.

Certificate of Registration Lost or Destroyed

 The Minister shall replace a lost or destroyed certificate of registration of a Canadian aircraft on receipt of a written application from the registered owner where the registered owner continues to meet the registration requirements referred to in section 202.16.

Amendment or Replacement of Certificate of Registration

  •  (1) The Minister may request the return of a certificate of registration of a Canadian aircraft from the registered owner for the purpose of amending it or for the purpose of replacing it.

  • (2) Where the Minister requests the return of a certificate of registration pursuant to subsection (1), the registered owner shall return it to the Minister within seven days after the day on which the request is received.

[202.29 to 202.34 reserved]

Division IV — Transfer of Legal Custody and Control

General

  •  (1) Subject to Subpart 3, where the registered owner of a Canadian aircraft transfers any part of the legal custody and control of the aircraft, the certificate of registration of the aircraft is cancelled.

  • (2) Where the registered owner of a Canadian aircraft transfers any part of the legal custody and control of the aircraft, the registered owner shall, by not later than seven days after the transfer, notify the Minister of the transfer in writing.

  • (3) For the purposes of this Division, an owner has legal custody and control of a Canadian aircraft when the owner has complete responsibility for the operation and maintenance of the aircraft.

Interim Registration

  •  (1) Subject to subsection (2), where any part of the legal custody and control of a Canadian aircraft is transferred and the new owner meets the requirements referred to in section 202.16, the aircraft is deemed to be registered with an interim registration in the name of the new owner.

  • (2) Where any part of the legal custody and control of an aircraft referred to in subsection (1) is transferred for a second time, the aircraft is not deemed to be registered with an interim registration in the name of the new owner even if the new owner meets the requirements referred to in section 202.16.

  • (3) The interim registration of an aircraft referred to in subsection (1) expires on the earliest of

    • (a) the last day of the three-month period following the date of the transfer of any part of the legal custody and control of the aircraft,

    • (b) the day on which there is a further transfer of any part of the custody and control of the aircraft, and

    • (c) the day on which a continuing certificate of registration is issued in respect of the aircraft.

  • (4) Where there is a change in the registered owner’s name, address or other information contained in the continuing certificate of registration, the aircraft is deemed to be registered with an interim registration if the requirements specified in the Aircraft Marking and Registration Standards are met.

  • (5) The interim registration of an aircraft referred to in subsection (4) expires on the earliest of

    • (a) the last day of the three-month period following the date of the change or amendment,

    • (b) the day on which there is a transfer of any part of the legal custody and control of the aircraft, and

    • (c) the day on which a continuing certificate of registration is issued in respect of the aircraft.

  • (6) An interim certificate of registration may not be transferred.