You must have two registrations in place before you fly a drone or model aircraft that’s 250g to 20kg:
- anyone who will fly must pass a theory test to get a flyer ID
- the person that’s responsible for the drone or model aircraft must register to get an operator ID
You need to register to get a flyer ID and operator ID.
Organisations that use drones or model aircraft
Organisations that are responsible for drones or model aircraft must register their organisation for an operator ID.
Drone and model aircraft rules and regulations
You must follow the rules and regulations for flying small unmanned aircraft. The Drone and Model Aircraft Code gives guidance on flying safely and legally.