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to track and have proper records of the UAS/Drones operating in UAE aerospace, in addition to control number of operations as well as to have users information to build a database which can be accessed by the GCAA and other concerned authorities due to the Safety & Security reasons.
Safety Policy, Regulation and Planning
Applicable For Customers
Resident [Arabic]
Resident [Foreigner]
  1. Application:
    The Applicant shall submit an application through the E-Services system once he purchased UAS/Drone and before operating the product through GCAA website (provide the direct link)
  2. Review:
    The GCAA will review all documentation for registration process. The review will included provided information as mandatory requirements, Supporting documents (Passport copy, emirates ID, Visa copy if required and UAS/Drone specification, details and photo.
  3. Issue of UAS/Drone Registration Certificate:
    The GCAA will only issue UAS/Drone Registration Certificate, when the GCAA is satisfied that all the required information and submitted documents are in line with the requirements and are acceptable.
    Once the request approved by the GCAA, the applicant will receive an email alone with UAS/Drone Registration Certificate.
    The applicant should print the attached certificate, where this certificate will be not valid unless it’s been stamped by the GCAA Licensing Department.
Required Documents
  1. Attach valid Passport Copy
  2. Attach valid Emirates ID Copy
  3. Attach UAS/Drone colored Photo
Fees Details
No fee
Access and Delivery Time
12 working days
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