In 1957, the Department of Civil Aviation was formally established under the then Ministry of Work, Communications and Transport of the Government of Nepal.. The statutory regulations regarding civil aviation were introduced under the Civil Aviation Act, 1959 (2015 BS). Nepal obtained the membership of International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) in 1960.


CAAN's Establishment

Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) was established as an autonomous regulatory body on 31 December 1998 under Civil Aviation Act, 1996. CAAN has been set up with the objective of making aviation safe, regular, standard and efficient. Its prime goal is to ensure flight safety and sustainability of civil aviation. It has the responsibilities of constructing, operating and maintaining airports. Besides, it has also to equip the airports with necessary communications and navigational facilities.



ICAO Report

CAAN News (July 2014)



Director General

Mr. Sanjiv Gautam

Director General


INVITATION FOR BIDS No. : ICB/01/PROSEC/2072/73 - 9th Sept. 2015(2072-05-23) - TIA

शिलबन्दी बाेलपत्र आव्हान सम्बन्धी सूचना प्रकाशित मिति २०७२/०५/०८

Invitation for Bids-ICB-03 - August 20, 2015

प्रतियोगितात्मक लिखित परीक्षा संचालन सम्बन्धी सूचना प्रकाशित मिति २०७२/५/३

Invitation for Expression of Interest (EoI) - 2072/5/1 Aerodrome Eng. Dept.

Invitation for Expression of Interest (EoI) for Consultancy Service Aug. 18, 2015, SIAP

प्रतियोगितात्मक लिखित परीक्षा संचालन सम्बन्धी सूचना प्रकाशित मिति २०७२/३/२५

Result Notice (2072/3/18)

INVITATION FOR BIDS - 2072/03/14 (29 June 2015)- SIA Project.

Interview Notice (२०७२।२।१९)

Result Notice (२०७२।२।१२)

INVITATION FOR BIDS No. NCB-01/CNS/2072 (20th April 2015) - CNSP&Development Dept.

INVITATION FOR BIDS - 2071/12/16 (30 March 2015)-Comm. and Nav. AID Dept.

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS-RFP No.TIACAO/CED/RFP/01/071/72, Issued on March 2015, Civil Eng. Division, TIA

खुला  प्रतियाेगितात्मक परीक्षाबाट स्थायी पदपूर्ति गर्ने सम्बन्धी सूचना मिति २०७१।१०।१७

National Civil Aviation Security Programme, 2013




Caan Report