Latest Drone rules in Monaco

A list of drone regulations and links for drone pilots in Monaco

Monaco Regulations Overview:


Is a registration necessary?

You need to have Registration.

Recreational use of drones allowed?

It is recommended.

Is drone insurance mandatory?


Commercial use of drones permitted?

Yes, but with conditions.

Does the drone need a badge?


Maximum Altitude:

150 metters

Respect the privacy of other people

Don’t forget this rule.

Not allowed drones near airports

Stay away from Arports.

Drone rules in Monaco


When you decide travel and fly your drone in Monaco you need to be inform about the drone regulations about this. Always read the latest drone rules in Monaco and information on the official web pages.

Main responsive authorities


CAA Contact Form / +377 98 98 87 11

Drone rules in Monaco:

General Drone Rules for Flying a Drone in Monaco

Our advise is always to be up to date with the latest news and conditions before you decide and perform a drone flight.

 – All drones under 500gr are free to fly.
 – Prince’s Palace and the Place du Palais are forbidden.
 – The distance to any Airports or Heliport is minimum 150 meters.
 – Photo and video records with the drone are forbidden if you have not Permission. If you want to get Permission, you have to do it at least 15 days before the shoots. Here you can find Drone rules for getting shoot Permission.
 – If your drone is more than 500gr you need to get CAA Certificate. The information for the conditions to get Certificate are here – on this web page. You need also General permit. Once you get it – it is valid for 3 years.
 – Insurance – always required if your drone is above 500gr.
 – Before every flight – the pilot must get Authorization. This can be done on the same website.

Common Drone rules:

– Always check the condition of the drone.
 – Never loose eye contact with the drone.
 – Get all necessary documents before any operation.
 – Keep privacy of the people.
 – Keep safety practices.

Full information about CAA Drone regulations in Monaco – you can find on the CAA official site.

We advise you to be up to date with the latest news and Drone rules in Monaco. That is guarantee for safe and satisfy drone flights.

Some tourist travel tips for Monaco

The best way to get around Monaco is on foot. Because the city is partly located on mountain slopes, some of the otherwise short distances may seem tiresome and difficult. To this end, there are seven free public lifts in Monaco to help you overcome the differences in altitude.


The old part of Monaco is mostly a pedestrian area with preserved medieval buildings amidst a delightful landscape. In this part of Monaco are the Prince’s Palace, the Cathedral, the City Hall and the Oceanographic Museum.

The Prince’s Palace (Palais du Prince)

The palace of Prince Albert II is worth a visit. There are guided tours that start every hour. The palace was built in the 13th century. In the south wing is the Napoleon Museum of Souvenirs, where you can see various items belonging to Napoleon Bonaparte, such as a sock, a clock, coins. Working hours vary by season. The ticket is 7 euros.

Grand Casino

You will need a passport to enter the casino. For an entrance fee that varies widely (from 30 to hundreds of euros) according to the room you enter, you can try your luck alongside world stars. The dress code is strictly observed – men are required to wear a tie and jacket, sports or casual shoes are prohibited. For a minimal entry fee, you can visit the casino without betting. There are two other casinos in Monte Carlo where the rules for clothing are freer and there is no entry fee.

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