CHAPTER 92
AERODROMES (LICENSING AND CONTROL) ACT

[PRINCIPAL LEGISLATION]

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

   Section

Title

PART I
PRELIMINARY PROVISIONS

   1.   Short title.

   2.   Interpretation.

PART II
CONTROL AND REMOVAL OF OBSTRUCTIONS

   3.   Aerodromes.

   4.   Aerodrome control areas.

   5.   Prohibition of erection of structures in a prescribed area.

   6.   Notice for removal or reduction in height of structures, etc.

   7.   Right of entry for removal, etc.

   8.   Compensation.

   9.   Cases in which no compensation to be paid.

   10.   Manner and time in which claims for compensation to be made.

   11.   Disputes as to compensation.

   12.   Rules of Court.

   13.   Funds for payment of compensation.

   14.   Planting of trees forbidden.

   15.   Powers of entry and inspection.

PART III
CONSTRUCTION AND USE OF AIRPORTS

   16.   Director of Aerodromes.

   17.   Control on construction, etc., of aerodromes.

   18.   Evidence.

   19.   Aerodromes licence.

   20.   Cancellation, etc., of aerodrome licences.

   21.   Appeals.

   22.   Landing of aircraft on any place other than a licensed aerodrome.

   23.   Regulations.

   24.   Offences.

   25.   Exemptions.

   26.   [Repeal of R.L. Cap. 581.]

CHAPTER 92
THE AERODROMES (LICENSING AND CONTROL) ACT

An Act to control the construction, use of aerodromes and removal of obstructions on land adjacent to and in the vicinity of aerodromes.

[13th August, 1948]
[1st May, 1974]

R.L. Cap. 261
Acts Nos.
1 of 1974
1 of 1981

PART I
PRELIMINARY PROVISIONS (ss 1-2)

1.   Short title

   This Act may be cited as the Aerodromes (Licensing and Control) Act 1.

2.   Interpretation

   For the purposes of this Act, unless the context requires otherwise–

   "aerodrome" means any area of land or water constructed or adopted or otherwise used for the landing or departure of aircraft which is declared under section 3 to be an aerodrome for the purposes of this Act, and includes–

   (a)   any water area used or intended to be used for the landing or departure of sea-place or other amphibious aircraft;

   (b)   any building used or intended to be used for the servicing or maintenance of aircraft or otherwise in connection with the landing or departure of aircraft;

   "aerodrome control area" means any area, declared under section 4 to be an aerodrome control area for the purposes of this Act;

   "Director" means the Director of Aerodromes;

   "licensed aerodrome" means an aerodrome licensed under this Act and includes an aerodrome to which section 17 does not apply;

   "Minister" means the Minister responsible for aerodromes;

   "structure" means any structure whether permanent or temporary used for any purpose and includes a tent or vehicle.

PART II
CONTROL AND REMOVAL OF OBSTRUCTIONS (ss 3-15)

3.   Aerodromes

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