This page is to help keep Members up to date with the current Consultations, Calls for Evidence & Surveys from various sources.
If you know of any that aren’t listed here, please let us know: firstname.lastname@example.org
We invite all Members to take part in these Consultations, Calls for Evidence and Surveys. We will be doing so too and will share our responses below.
The ARPAS-UK Committee
All Party Parliamentary Group on General Aviation
Lord Kirkhope Inquiry into UK Lower Airspace
ARPAS-UK’s Regulation Director, Rupert Dent, provided oral evidence on 5th February. ARPAS were the only pure drone organisation to provide evidence to the Inquiry.
Drone Registration – Consultation
Opened 26 April 2019 & Closes 7 June 2019
ARPAS-UK Submission: 190606_CAADroneRegistration_ARPAS Submission
E-Conspicuity Solutions – Call for Evidence
Opened 18 March 2019 & Closed 25 May 2019
ARPAS-UK Submission: 190525_CAA_EConspicuity ARPAS submission
From the CAA: CAA Share the Air Conference 2019 ShareTheAirSlideDeck_JUNE2019_
From the CAA: Response to CAP 1776 Electronic Conspicuity: CAP1837ResponsetoElectronicConspicuityCallforEvidence
ARPAS-UK Response to DfT Publication:
Unlocking the UK’s High Tech Economy: Consultation on the Safe Use of Drones in the UK
Final Version, 14th March 2017
EASA CRT: Publication of NPA 2019-07 ‘Management of information security risks’
Please note that NPA 2019-07 ‘Management of information security risks’ is now open for consultation on the EASA website.
To place comments, please use the automated Comment-Response Tool (CRT) available at http://hub.easa.europa.eu/crt/
The deadline for submission of comments is 27 Sep 2019.
Thank you for your interest in and contribution to the European Union Aviation Safety Agency’s rulemaking activities.
The Science & Technology Select Committee Inquiry:
On the Ethical and Safety Implications of the Growing use of Civilian drones, of all sizes, across the UK.
Submission deadline was 12/4/2019.
ARPAS-UK Submission: ARPAS UK Response to the Science and Technology Enquiry 2019 04 12
Oral evidence was submitted on 11/6/2019, with members of the Defence Select Committee attending too. Here is a transcript of the proceedings: 190614_S&TSCI_Transcript
Further written evidence supplied on 15/7/2019: 20190715 ARPAS UK followup submission to Select Committee