Commercial and non-recreational drone operators are being warned there are serious consequences for flying drones that are not registered.
From 28 January 2021 all commercial and non-recreational drones must be registered with the Civil Aviation Safety Authority.
Recreational drones – people flying just for fun or sport – are not required to register their drones at this time.
Commercial and non-recreational drone operators face hefty fines, potential loss of insurance cover and sacrificing customers if their drones are not registered.
Failure to register a drone could land operators with a fine of up to $11,100.
Public liability insurance could be voided as operating an unregistered drone will be an illegal…