Operation of drones (unmanned remotely piloted aircraft)
  • Last updated:
  • 10 Jun 2021

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.