Pilots are required to have their licence with them when they fly. If your licence has been lost, damaged or stolen,
you will need to request a replacement licence.
To request a replacement licence, use the online application form.
You will also need to send us:
If you are requesting a replacement CPL, MPL or ATPL, you will also need to provide:
How to get copies of your documents certified
Please see licence fees and costs.
An additional fee will be payable if you wish your documents to be returned by secure courier. See the Making sure your documents are safely returned section for more
You can only replace a licence that you have previously held.
You must still have a valid medical certificate of the appropriate level for the type of licence you are updating as
well as a current and valid language proficiency level.
If you have not already converted your pilot licence to an EASA licence, requesting a replacement licence will mean
that your licence will be compulsorily converted to an EASA licence and a conversion fee will be charged. These fees
are set out in the Licence costs section.
If you need to send us any documentation, please use the following address:
Licensing and Training Standards
Gatwick Airport South
West Sussex RH6 0YR
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