Halifax Regional Municipality Drone By-Laws

The following outlines the Halifax Regional Municipality Drone By-Laws:

Unmanned Air Vehicles and Model Aircraft 8A
(1) No person shall operate an unmanned air vehicle or model aircraft from within the boundaries of a park except in the circumstances set out in subsection (2).
(2) A person may apply to operate an unmanned air vehicle or model aircraft from within the boundaries of a park on a form as prescribed by the Director.
“unmanned air vehicle” means a power-driven aircraft other than a model aircraft, that is designed to fly without a human operator on board;
“model aircraft” means an aircraft, the total weight of which does not exceed 35 kg (77.2 pounds), that is mechanically driven or launched into flight for recreational purposes and that is not designed to carry persons or other living creatures;
“Park” means any land, owned, leased, or controlled by the Region, designated or used as parkland or as a trail, including gardens, playgrounds, sports fields and beach areas;

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