You are welcome in Greece with your UAV. But you beter register it, to get more privileges.


Maximum take-off weight:  No limit

Maximum hight:120 meters / 393 ft (with permit),  50 meters 164 ft. (without permit)

Maximum horizontal distance: 500 meters 1,640 ft (with permit), 50 meters 164 ft (without permit).

Maximum distance persons:  

Registration: -

Minimum age: -

Insurance: Obligated

Distance Airports / Heliports:  8 km / 4.17 mi

Night flights:  Prohibited

Prohibited: City center of Athens, not above historical buildings, crowded areas, beaches.  

Fines when violating the UAV rules: EUR 500 - 250,000.-


Useful link: Hellenic Civil Aviaton Authority (HCCA)

Contact information: /  +30 21089 1600

Form to register your UAV:  Form. (Send it to HCCA)


No Fly Zones Greece.                                                                              Crete, Go Pro Karma Drone (Photo: Freddy van der Woude)