812. Requirements for grant of operating licences.

812.     Requirements for grant of operating licences.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Operation of Air Services (Amendment etc) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018, SI 2018/1392, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

The grant and validity of an operating licence1 is dependent upon the possession of a valid air operator's certificate2. An undertaking3 must be granted an operating licence by a member state provided that:

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    (1)     its principal place of business is located in that member state4;

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    (2)     it holds a valid air operator's