Vanuatu Cultural Council

RPAS Registration

ALL camera equipped drones operated by non-residents MUST be registered with the Vanuatu Cultural Centre.

There is no distinction between 'recreational / personal use' and 'commercial use' for small drones.

ALL RPAS Operations and RPA (drones) in Vanuatu need to fly in accordance with Civil Aviation Authority Vanuatu Rules Part 101.

RPAS (drones) that cannot comply with Part 101 must seek authorisation to operate from the Director of Civil Aviation.


* All non-resident foreign drones and operators MUST Be Registered At Least 2 WEEKS Prior to arrival in Vanuatu and will be checked at Customs

- penalties apply for unregistered drones

* False or misleading information will invalidate your access to this site.