Application for Design or Production Organisation (DPO) Approval

How to apply

The preferred way to receive this application is by email to [at]

Please support the paperless management of application by submitting applications to us electronically only.

Additional documents

If this is your first application to EASA and you do not have an EASA applicant account, you will need to submit a copy of articles of incorporation of the entity or business registration stating the company name, business registration number and legal seat of the company.

Specific technical documents shall be provided directly to the person responsible for investigating your application. The individual contact details will be communicated to you upon EASA application acceptance.

Documents can be uploaded using the EASA file box.

Next steps

Please also see the related Information Sheet on the Application Acceptance Process for a more detailed view.

Good to know

Fees and Charges: Will be levied in accordance with Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/2153. The applicable table for your application can be found in Part II of the regulation. Following the successful approval of your application, your organisation will fall under continuous oversight by EASA. The oversight activity is also subject to invoicing of working hours and travel costs, as applicable.

Applicant Services

You will find further information in the application form completion instructions, which are embedded in the application form.

Please also consult our FAQs.

Should you have any further question or suggestion, please contact: Applicant.Services [at] or consult our FAQs on fees and charges.