(1) The holder of a certificate of validation commits an offence if:
(a) the holder conducts an activity while:
(i) piloting an aircraft; or
(ii) acting as flight engineer of an aircraft; or
(iii) operating a flight simulation training device; and
(b) the holder is not authorised under this Part to conduct the activity.
Penalty: 50 penalty units.
(2) An offence against this regulation, other than an offence relating to a contravention of regulation 61.385 (Limitations on exercise of privileges of pilot licences--general competency requirement), is an offence of strict liability.
Note: See also subsection 20AB(1) of the Act for an offence of performing any duty that is essential to the operation of an Australian aircraft during flight time without holding a relevant civil aviation authorisation or being otherwise authorised by or under these Regulations to perform the duty.
(3) It is a condition of a certificate of validation that the holder must comply with:
(a) the limitations on the exercise of the privileges of the certificate of validation set out in this Subpart; and
(b) the requirements set out in this Part that apply to the holder.