New Zealand

 

You are welcome with your UAV in New Zealand

 

Since August 2015 you must have permission from the landowner for each flight. In the National Parks you must contact the DOC (Cost ~ 56 NZ $) and in general urban spaces you must have permission from the City or District Council. T

 

Maximum take-off weight: 25 kilo

Maximum hight: 120 meters / 393 ft.

Maximum horizontal distance: 1 km / 0.62 mi, but keep visual contact with UAV

Insurance: Not known

Minimum age: 

Distance Airports / Heliports: 4 km / 2.4 mi.

Night flights:  Prohibited

Prohibited: not in the neighborhood of military , ships,  people, animals, government buildings, playgrounds

Freq voor FPV: 5,8 GHz

 

Useful links: Civil Aviation Authority, Property Owner Consent, DOC: Aircraft operations

                            Civil Aviation Authority New Zealand (CAANZ)

Contact information: isi@caa.govt.nz / +64 0508 222 433