Legal and Aviation Compliance

Urgent Notices


About Legal and Aviation Compliance

The Legal and Aviation Compliance Division (LAC) provides legal and technical advisory services to the Board, Office of the Director of Civil Aviation and SACAA Divisions.  LAC’s functions are carried out through the Regulation Development, Enforcement, General Legal and Advisory Services, ICAO Compliance and Technical Library Departments.


To view the Acts and Regulations as published by Lexis Nexis, click here.


To view SACAA fees, charges and levies click here.

Important Information

Click on the link to find out more about ​ICAO’s Frequently Asked Questions

Appeal Committee Processes

Appeals to the appeal committee should be lodged with the Department of Transport at the following:

Patience Mabasa
National Department of Transport
Civil Aviation Safety
Tel No: 012 309 3278
Fax No: 012 309 3468

SACAA Committees

Legal and Aviation Compliance division provide Legal support services to the following industry related Committees:

Civil Aviation Regulations Committee (CARCom) with the following subcommittees:

    • Aviation Infrastructure (AI)
    • Aviation Safety Operations (ASO)
    • Safety Standards and Assurance (SSA)
    • Aviation Security (AVSEC)
    • Fees and General Procedures (Fees)

SACAA and Industry Participated Committees

    • General Aviation Safety Initiative (GASI)
    • Industry Liaison Forum (ILF)
    • National Airspace Committee (NASCom)
    • National Aviation Security Committee (NASC)
    • Safety Review Panel (SRP)
    • State Safety Programme (SSP)
    • ICAO Task Team (ITT)
    • Aeromedical Committee

ICAO Website

To learn more about the International Civil Aviation Organisation, visit the ICAO Website