Drone Laws in Hong Kong

A list of drone regulations and links for drone pilots in Hong Kong.

drone-laws-in-hong-kongHong Kong Regional Governing Body

The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the Peoples’ Republic of China, Civil Aviation Department (CAD)

Air Navigation (Hong Kong) Order

UAV specifics:

http://www.cad.gov.hk/english/Unmanned_Aircraft_Systems.html

Regulations:

http://www.legislation.gov.hk/blis_pdf.nsf/6799165D2FEE3FA94825755E0033E532/F5C4930BC1FDA73A482575EF0008F4B0?OpenDocument&bt=0

Applying for an Operators’ Certificate:

https://e-submission.cad.gov.hk/&common/cad/fcballon.nsf/uas?openform

http://www.cad.gov.hk/application/DCA%20122A.pdf

uas@cad.gov.hk

Model Aircraft

http://www.cad.gov.hk/english/model_aircraft.html

UAV Operator Qualification Requirements

Applications must be made to CAD proving pilot competency.

Formal licenses are not required but CAD requires relevant training as evidence of pilot’s competency when making an application to CAD. In addition, all first-time applicants are required to demonstrate their flying skills/competence.