Domenican Republic


You are welcome in the Domenican Republic with your UAV, but you must register it.


The Dominican Republic makes a distinction for UAV sizes: small, medium, & large.

For medium and large UAVs you must be at least 18 years.


Maximum take-off weight: Not above 15 kilo

Maximum hight:  121 meters /394 ft. 

Maximum horizontal distance:  Keep visual eye contact with the UAV

Registration: Only above 15 kilo

Minimum age: medium and large drone 18 years

Insurance: Liability insurance obligated 

Distance Airports / Heliports:  8 km / 4.17 mi

Night flights:  Prohibited

Prohibited:  not above crowds, vehicles, borders, military objects, roads, beaches, nature parks.


Contact Information for registration: 

Instituto Dominicano de Aviación Civil (IDAC)

Avenida México Esq. 30 de Marzo, Santo Domingo, D. N., Republica Dominica

Tel: 809-221-7909 / 809-274-4322 / 809-221-6220