Drone Laws in African Countries

Countries in Africa and a summary of their drone regulatory status – Regulations for recreational and commercial drone operators with links to regulators can be found by following the link to the country page.

NOTE: Countries are grouped into Continents using Wikipedia List of countries by continents. Some countries may be listed on multiple continents.

  • Drone Laws in Algeria

    Drone Laws in Algeria

    According to ENNA, Drone operations are restricted in Algeria without permission and not regulated. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Angola

    Drone Laws in Angola

    According to INAVIC, Drone operations are not regulated in Angola. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Benin

    Drone Laws in Benin

    According to ANAC, drone use is allowed in Benin, subject to ANAC regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Botswana

    Drone Laws in Botswana

    According to CAAB, drone use is allowed in Botswana, subject to CAAB regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Burkina Faso

    Drone Laws in Burkina Faso

    According to ANAC, drone use is allowed in Burkina Faso, subject to ANAC regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Burundi

    Drone Laws in Burundi

    According to AACB, drone use is allowed in Burundi, subject to AACB regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Cameroon

    Drone Laws in Cameroon

    According to CCAA, drone use is allowed in Cameroon, subject to CCAA regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Cape Verde

    Drone Laws in Cape Verde

    According to AAC, drone use is allowed in Cape Verde, subject to AAC regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Chad

    Drone Laws in Chad

    According to ADAC, drone use is allowed in Chad, subject to ADAC regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Djibouti

    Drone Laws in Djibouti

    According to ACAM, Drone operations are not regulated in Djibouti. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in DR Congo

    Drone Laws in DR Congo

    According to CAADRC, drone operations are allowed in DR Congo, subject to CAADRC regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Egypt

    Drone Laws in Egypt

    According to ECAA, drone operations are technically legal in Egypt subject to ECAA regulations.  Obtaining consent is very difficult. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Equatorial Guinea

    Drone Laws in Equatorial Guinea

    According to AAGE, Drone operations are not regulated in Equatorial Guinea. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Eritrea

    Drone Laws in Eritrea

    According to ECAA, Drone operations are not regulated in Eritrea. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Ethiopia

    Drone Laws in Ethiopia

    According to ECAA, drone operations are allowed in Ethiopia, subject to ECAA regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Gabon

    Drone Laws in Gabon

    According to ANAC, drone operations are allowed in Gabon, subject to ANAC regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Ghana

    Drone Laws in Ghana

    According to GCAA, drone use is allowed in Ghana, subject to GCAA regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Guinea

    Drone Laws in Guinea

    According to AGAC, Drone operations are not regulated in Guinea. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Guinea-Bissau

    Drone Laws in Guinea-Bissau

    According to ANSAC, Drone operations are not regulated in Guinea-Bissau. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Kenya

    Drone Laws in Kenya

    According to KCAA, drone use is allowed in Kenya, subject to KCAA regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Lesotho

    Drone Laws in Lesotho

    According to CAD, Drone operations are not regulated in Lesotho. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Liberia

    Drone Laws in Liberia

    According to LCAA, drone operations are allowed in Liberia, and drafted regulations are not adopted yet. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for details.

  • Drone Laws in Libya

    Drone Laws in Libya

    According to the CAA, Drone operations are prohibited in Libya without permission from the CAA. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Madagascar

    Drone Laws in Madagascar

    According to ACM, drones are allowed for commercial use in Madagascar, with permission from, and subject to ACM regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Malawi

    Drone Laws in Malawi

    According to DCA, drones are allowed in Malawi, subject to DCA regulations. Read on for details.

  • Drone Laws in Mali

    Drone Laws in Mali

    According to ANAC, Drone operations are not regulated in Mali. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Mauritania

    Drone Laws in Mauritania

    According to ANAC, Drone operations are not regulated in Mauritania. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Mauritius

    Drone Laws in Mauritius

    According to DCA, drones are allowed in Mauritius, subject to DCA regulations. Read on for details.

  • Drone Laws in Morocco

    Drone Laws in Morocco

    According to DGCA, Drone operations are not regulated in Morocco. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Mozambique

    Drone Laws in Mozambique

    According to IACM, drones are allowed in Mozambique, subject to IACM regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Namibia

    Drone Laws in Namibia

    According to DCA, drones are allowed in Namibia, subject to DCA regulations. Read on for details.

  • Drone Laws in Niger

    Drone Laws in Niger

    According to ANAC, drones are allowed in Niger, subject to ANAC regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Nigeria

    Drone Laws in Nigeria

    According to NCAA, drones are allowed in Nigeria, subject to NCAA regulations. Read on for details.

  • Drone Laws in Rwanda

    Drone Laws in Rwanda

    According to CAA, drones are allowed in Rwanda, subject to CAA regulations. Read on for details.

  • Drone Laws in Sao Tome and Principe

    Drone Laws in Sao Tome and Principe

    According to INAC, Drone operations are not regulated in Sao Tome and Principe. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Senegal

    Drone Laws in Senegal

    According to ANACIM, drones are allowed in Senegal, subject to ANACIM regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Seychelles

    Drone Laws in Seychelles

    According to the SCAA, flying drones is legal in Seychelles, but certain regulations must be strictly followed. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Sierra Leone

    Drone Laws in Sierra Leone

    According to SLCAA, drones are allowed in Sierra Leone, subject to SLCAA regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Somalia

    Drone Laws in Somalia

    According to SCAA, Drone operations are not regulated in Somalia. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in South Africa

    Drone Laws in South Africa

    According to the SACAA, flying drones is legal in South Africa, but certain regulations must be strictly followed. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in South Sudan

    Drone Laws in South Sudan

    According to SSCAA, Drone operations are not regulated in South Sudan. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Sudan

    Drone Laws in Sudan

    According to SCAA, Drone operations are not regulated in Sudan. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Swaziland

    Drone Laws in Swaziland

    According to SWACAA, drones are allowed in Swaziland, subject to SWACAA regulations. Read on for details.

  • Drone Laws in Tanzania

    Drone Laws in Tanzania

    According to TCAA, drones are allowed in Tanzania, subject to TCAA regulations. Read on for details.

  • Drone Laws in the Central African Republic

    Drone Laws in the Central African Republic

    According to ANAC, Drone operations are not regulated in the Central African Republic. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in the Comoros

    Drone Laws in the Comoros

    According to ANACM, Drone operations are not regulated in Comoros. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in The Gambia

    Drone Laws in The Gambia

    According to CAA, drone use is allowed in the Gambia, subject to CAA regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in the Ivory Coast

    Drone Laws in the Ivory Coast

    According to ANAC, drone operations are allowed in the Ivory Coast, subject to ANAC regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in the Republic of the Congo

    Drone Laws in the Republic of the Congo

    According to ANAC, Drone operations are not regulated in Congo. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Togo

    Drone Laws in Togo

    According to ANAC, drone operations are allowed in Togo if granted permission and under strict regulations administered by ANAC. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Tunisia

    Drone Laws in Tunisia

    According to OACA, Drone operations are not regulated in Tunisia. Use the ICAO’s recommendations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Uganda

    Drone Laws in Uganda

    According to CAA, Drone operations are allowed in Uganda but essentially limited to Ugandans, and subject to CAA regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Zambia

    Drone Laws in Zambia

    According to ZCAA, drones are allowed in Zambia, subject to ZCAA regulations. Read on for more details.

  • Drone Laws in Zimbabwe

    Drone Laws in Zimbabwe

    According to CAAZ, drones are allowed in Zimbabwe, subject to CAAZ regulations. Read on for more details.

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