CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012
1. Title And Commencement
This Act shall be cited as “The Civil Aviation Authority Act, 2012” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.
2. Repeal And Saving
Any provisions of existing legislation in South Sudan which are governed by this Act are hereby repealed or cease to operate in South Sudan; provided that all proceedings, orders and regulations taken or made there under, except to the extent they are revoked by or are otherwise inconsistent with the provisions of this Act, shall remain in force or effect until they are repealed or amended in accordance with provisions of this Act.
The purpose of this Act is to provide a regulatory framework for a Civil Aviation Authority in South Sudan and to establish an autonomous institution to supervise, promote, develop and regulate the Civil Aviation industry and to provide a system for assuring aviation safety and security of aerodromes and airstrips and compliance with aviation standards and international best practices.