Belize

 

UAVs are forbidden in Belize for private use. It's only allowed for professional filming/film crews.  

All UAVs will be confiscated at the border. 

Don't take your UAV to Belize, leave it home.

 

 

Maximum take-off weight:  

Maximum hight:  

Maximum horizontal distance:  

Insurance:  

Distance Airports / Heliports:  

Night flights:   

Prohibited:  For private use 

 

It's not possible to fly a UAV as a tourist.

 

As a commercial flyer you need a permit from the Department Civil Aviation, 2 months before you are entering the country

you must arange a permit. 

 

The application form must have the following information:

- Company you are filming for

- Arrival date

- Locations to film 

- Copy pasport from the UAV pilot

- Movie permit from the Belize Film Commission

- UAV application form (ask it from: info@civilaviation.gov.bz and/or Elizabeth.regaldo@civilaviation.gov.bz

  After this, send all above to the 2 email adresses. 

 

On arrival you must go to the Aviation Autority (First Floor Philip Goldson Airport). price of the permit is 12 USD (30 BZE). 

 

Useful links:

- Belize Department of Civil Aviation  

- Belize Film Commission