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Drone Regulations in Thailand
Published date : February 27,2018

Drone Regulations in Thailand

For the purposes of public order, safety and security:

1. Radio controlled Drones brought into Thailand needed import permits & registration from the NBTC. Failure to secure import permits may result in regulatory and criminal sanctions. Criminal penalties include fines of up to 100,000 baht and/or imprisonment for up to 5 years.

2. Drones with import permit must be declared to the Customs department at the port of entry.

3 .Drone launchers/controllers need to secure drone launcher registration/licenses with the CAAT and follow drone flying rules. Failure to secure drone launcher registration/licenses may result in regulatory and criminal sanctions. Criminal penalties include fines of up to 50,000 baht and/or imprisonment for up to 1 years.

NBTC: The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission 
CAAT: The Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand

Updated 1 Feb 2018