Drone Laws and Regulations in Saudi Arabia

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

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

 

If you find outdated or wrong information or if you want to submit the drone regulations for countries that are currently not listed, feel free to contact us here.

Is private drone flying allowed in Saudi Arabia?

Not without a special permission

RECREATIONAL DRONE PILOTS (HOBBYISTS)

COMMERCIAL DRONE PILOTS (PROFESSIONALS)

Is commercial drone flying allowed in Saudi Arabia?

Not without a special permission

Maximum Height

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Maximum Height

Maximum Distance

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Maximum Distance

Labelling Requirements

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Labelling Requirements

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Maximum Take-Off Weight

Maximum Take-Off Weight

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Day Times

Day Times

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Drone Liability Insurance

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Drone Liability Insurance

Competence Statement / License

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Competence Statement / License

Drone Ban Zones

National territory

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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