Standards and Recommended Practices for Personnel Licensing were first adopted by the Council on 14 April 1948
pursuant to the provisions of Article 37 of the Convention on International Civil Aviation (Chicago 1944) and designated as Annex 1 to the Convention. They became effective on 15 September 1948.
Annex 1 contains Standards and Recommended Practices adopted by the International Civil Aviation Organization as the minimum standards for personnel licensing.
The Annex is applicable to all applicants for and, on renewal, to all holders of the licences and ratings specified herein.