22 Degrees South Aviation
If time is your enemy, we strongly advise that you use a reputable and trustworthy consultant. The biggest reason for this is simply that they know the process, know the people at CAA/Council and because you pay them, are motivated throughout the process, even when it goes a bit quiet and you don’t hear anything for a while from the CAA.
One example worth sharing: We had a client that tried to do this on their own and after struggling for just over 2 years, ended up with us; angry and frustrated. Luckily, we were able to help them get the ROC in just over 7 months.
Another client came straight to us from day one, let us do our thing and they got their commercial ROC after 9 months – the quickest one yet!
Time is money especially in the drone business. If you cannot afford to wait longer than is necessary, consider using a consultant.
There’s enough fake stuff out there, so we recommend that you do the following to help establish if the company that you want to use is the real deal:
Drone Consulting and Auditing