Drone regulations in Romania
Last update on 02.05.2021 | 14 Kommentare
Learn all about the drone rules in Romania.
The EU Drone Regulation has been in force in Romania since December 31, 2020. This has largely harmonized the rules for remote pilots. You only have to register as an operator in one European country and your EU drone license is also recognized across countries.
If you want to register in Romania, you can do so via this link.
Overview of the European rules that apply in Romania
In Romania, the regulations of the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) apply. The following is a summary of the key facts. For a complete overview, read our article on the new EU drone regulation.
National peculiarities in Romania
Each country can define certain aspects of its drone regulations. For Romania, the following requirements apply in addition to the European regulations.
Further regulations for drone pilots in Romania
In addition to the European regulations, you need an aerial photography permit. These are issued by the Ministry of Defense. You should submit this application 10 working days before the flight, email: [email protected] . You can find the form here in English, a guide is available as a pdf.
If you have the permits, you should also have been given contact details to report to shortly before the flight to indicate your intention to take off.
Safety distances and flight bans
An overflight permit is required for operations in the “Danube Delta” biosphere reserve.
We have researched the listed drone regulations for Romania to the best of our knowledge. We can not guarantee the correctness of the information. If you want to be on the safe side, please contact the competent aviation authority. Alternatively, you can also ask the embassy in your country for further information about the regulations. Please leave us a comment when you receive news and/or gain experience with your copter in Romania!