Drone Laws in United Kingdom

drone-laws-in-united-kingdomUnited Kingdom Regional Governing Body

Civil Aviation Authority

UAV specifics:
http://www.caa.co.uk/default.aspx?catid=1995

UAS Operations in UK Airspace:
http://www.caa.co.uk/application.aspx?catid=33&pagetype=65&appid=11&mode=detail&id=415

Policy for Light UAV Systems (up to 150kg plus additional constraints):
http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/1995/srg_str_00002-01-180604.pdf

Aircraft Airworthiness Certification Standards for Civil UAVs
http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/1995/srg_acp_00016-01-120203.pdf

Regulations:

http://www.caa.co.uk/default.aspx?catid=1995&pageid=16012

Applying for an Operators’ Certificate:

http://www.caa.co.uk/default.aspx?catid=1995&pageid=11190

Model Aircraft

http://www.caa.co.uk/default.aspx?catid=1416&pageid=8153

UAV Operator Qualification Requirements

Basic National UAS Certificate for Small Unmanned Aircraft (BNUC-STM)
OR
Remote Pilot Qualification – Small Unmanned Aircraft (RPQ-S)

Additional Guidelines

Additional laws may be applicable at European level: https://www.easa.europa.eu/

http://flysafeflylegal.co.uk/

Regional Organizations