Background: Drones and model aircraft in the law
The following acts and regulations include some of the key points of law that this Drone and Model Aircraft Code is based on. The list is not intended to be comprehensive.
For the precise wording of the law, please see the acts and regulations. These are also available in print from The Stationery Office (opens in a new window).
Acts and regulations
The Civil Aviation Authority has published a copy of the Air Navigation Order with amendments inserted (opens in a new window).
Remember, you are responsible for how and what you use your drone or model aircraft for, and you may be prosecuted if you break any law with it.