861. Requirement for and conduct of hearing.

861.     Requirement for and conduct of hearing.

The person concerned1 may request a hearing within the specified time limit2 or providing representations to the Civil Aviation Authority ('CAA')3. Where the person concerned requests a hearing, the member must before making a decision, hold a hearing and consider any representations made or evidence submitted at such a hearing4. Where the person concerned does not request a hearing, the member may hold a hearing, if the member considers it appropriate following consideration of representations and evidence submitted5. No hearing is to be held unless the CAA has served on