This manual cannot be exhaustive. Eye conditions are numerous and many are too rare to warrant detailing them here.

Information to be provided

An applicant should provide all existing reports relating to the condition under consideration.


Many of the conditions not listed in this chapter do require special considerations and expert input.

Applicants with conditions not listed in this ophthalmology chapter should generally be considered as not meeting the medical standards unless clearly of no aeromedical significance.

Alternatively the CAA Medical Officers should be consulted for advice.