You are welcome to fly with your UAV in Cameroon. You need a permit from the Cameroon Civil Aviation Authority (CCAA).

This permit must be requested at least 30 days before arrival date. 


Maximum take-off weight: 

Maximum hight: 120 meters / 393 ft.

Maximum horizontal distance: Keep the drone in sight of the pilot

Insurance: not known, but recommended

Distance Airports / Heliports: 6 km 3.72 mi

Night flights:  prohibited

Prohibited: Night flights, not above crowds, animals, national park, wildlife parks, not flying when you drink alcohol, use drugs,

                    not above bridges, waterways, railroads, roads, stadiums. 


Useful link: Cameroon Civil Aviation Authority (CCAA)

Contact information: 

                                  Cameroon Civil Aviation Authority
                                  Base Aérienne 101
                                  BP: 6998 Yaounde
                                  Telephone: +237 222 30 30 90/222 30 26 62 Email:;