Drone Laws and Regulations in Israel

Find out whether you are allowed to fly your drone in Israel and what

rules apply or whether it is prohibited in general. We do not assume any liability.

 

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Is private drone flying allowed in Israel?

Yes, but you need to apply to the rules listed below.

A special permission is not required.

RECREATIONAL DRONE PILOTS (HOBBYISTS)

COMMERCIAL DRONE PILOTS (PROFESSIONALS)

Is commercial drone flying allowed in Israel?

Yes, but you need to apply to the rules listed below.

A special permission is required.

Maximum Height

50m / 164ft

> 50m / 164ft: special permission required

50m / 164ft

> 50m / 164ft special permission required

Maximum Height

Maximum Distance

The drone needs to remain in sight always (line-of-sight)

The drone needs to remain in sight always (line-of-sight)

Maximum Distance

Labelling Requirements

Not required

Not required

Labelling Requirements

Not specified

Maximum Take-Off Weight

Maximum Take-Off Weight

Not specified

Flying a drone in Israel is allowed during daytime only.

Nigh time flights need a special approval.

Day Times

Day Times

Flying a drone in Israel is allowed during daytime only.

Night time flights need a special approval.

Drone Liability Insurance

Not required, but highly recommended

Not required, but highly recommended

Drone Liability Insurance

Competence Statement / License

Not required

Required (link will be posted asap)

Competence Statement / License

Drone Ban Zones

State institutes

Federal authority constructions

Regional authority constructions

Airport control zones (CTR)

City of Jerusalem

Westbank

Gaza

Crowds of people

Hospitals

Operation sites of police, military, search- and rescue forces

You must always yield right of way to manned aircraft!

FOR DJI DRONES ONLY!

Please note that there are several constant and temporary drone ban zones (known as no-fly-zones) that either won't let your drone take-off at all or that will ask for a permission of yours.

Please click at both graphics to spot all blocked / restricted areas near your desired flying location.

Additional links and important email addresses

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