Operation of drones (unmanned remotely piloted aircraft)
  • Last updated:
  • 10 Dec 2020

Under Sunshine Coast Regional Council Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011, it is an offence to undertake a prescribed activity, of which the operation of a drone is defined, without a valid permit. 

In additional to Sunshine Coast Council Local Laws there are also CASA regulations that govern the operation of drones both commercially and recreationally. 

For more information, refer to Part 2: Section 6 and Schedule 2: Part 2 of Sunshine Coast Council Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011.