Belize Drone Laws

Belize Drone Laws

1. Drone Laws In Belize
2. Buying Drones In Belize
3. Commercial Belize Drone Laws
4. Flying Drones In Belize 
5. Contact Information

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General Belize Drone Laws

Drone use is allowed in Belize, but there are several Belize drone laws that need to be followed when flying in the country. Operators must ensure that they follow the following laws when flying in Belize,

  • Do not fly your drone close to people or over large crowds or gatherings
  • Do not fly your drone near airports or in areas where aircraft are operating
  • You must fly your drone during daylight hours and only fly in good weather conditions
  • Do not fly higher than 400 feet (120 meters)
  • You should obtain prior permission to operate your drone from the Belize department of civil aviation. They will require the time and area you plan to operate your drone. Contact information for the Belize department of civil aviation can be found at the bottom of this page.


Buying Drones In Belize

Read our buying guide for Buying Drones In Belize. It includes information on drones for sale in Belize, import taxes and requirements, payment, and shipping.


Commercial Belize Drone Laws

When flying drone for commercial use in Belize, you should get prior permission and adhere to the above Belize drone laws.


Flying Drones In Belize

Belize is an amazing country and there are many amazing places from Belize City to Chetumal where you can capture amazing aerial photography while adhering to the drone laws in Belize. Here is a video taken by J. Massey showcasing Belize’s beauty from above.


Contact Information 

Call: +501-225-2052

Email: Click here to send an email

Belize drone laws are up to date as of February 1, 2016

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