31 05, 2018

Changes to Regulations May 2018 – Do I need a drone licence?

By |2019-02-01T10:40:31+00:00May 31st, 2018|Categories: legacy|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The day after a report on the future of the drone industry was released by accountants PWC, new regulations were announced to improve safety. Some will come into effect immediately, with others being introduced later. The question do I need a drone licence in the UK is still often asked, and the new regulations help to clarify this. CAA approved drone pilot already operate to strict safety and privacy regulations, so it’s hobbyists who are likely to fee the impact of new drone laws in the UK. There is a lot of confusion around whether you need a drone licence [...]

25 05, 2018

Approved Drone Pilots – CAA Warning

By |2019-01-29T11:28:54+00:00May 25th, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

If you want to hire a drone operator in the UK, you must check that they are working with approval from the Civil Aviation authority. Otherwise you risk paying for an unsafe pilot without insurance cover. You could also face a hefty fine for hiring an illegal drone operator. Drones are now being used in a wide range of industries and this trend is growing every day. You can search the Drone Safe Register website for an instant drone hire quote HERE and be confident that you’ll find approved, legal operators. Hiring a cheap drone operator without CAA approval [...]

25 05, 2018

How Do You Search Drone Operators

By |2019-01-29T11:29:52+00:00May 25th, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

With the use of drones becoming more common, you may need to find an operator in your area. Whether it’s to produce aerial photographs to promote a golf club or to carry out a roof inspection for an insurance claim, drones can be very effective in the right hands. Unfortunately, there are many illegal operators and cowboys out to make a fast buck with drone technology, so it’s important to search drone operators carefully. Some of the things to check when looking at drone hire companies include the following. Are they an approved drone pilot? Anyone using a drone [...]

25 05, 2018

Drone Hire Quote

By |2019-01-29T11:31:57+00:00May 25th, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

Obtaining an instant drone hire quote is easy thanks to Drone Safe Register. The organisation was set up to promote the safe use of drones and support people entering this exciting new industry, and now has over 380 approved drone pilots. Drones are being used in everything from agriculture to construction, and the hire costs depend on a number of factors. A drone hire quote for a basic aerial photography job can be as low as £200, but a full day’s hire involving specialist equipment is more likely to be around £1,000. Running a drone hire business in the [...]

22 05, 2018

2018 drone hire costs

By |2019-01-29T11:30:32+00:00May 22nd, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

Drone hire costs have fallen in recent years as the price of the equipment has reduced. A drone capable of producing high resolution photographs and 4K video now costs around £1,000. New models are being released all the time, and this means you can pick up older models at great prices. It’s important to note that commercial drone hire costs need to take account of more than just the equipment involved. As well as the aircraft itself, a pilot requires safety equipment, maintenance tools and spare batteries. The latter alone can be very expensive. Many commercial operators use high [...]

22 05, 2018

Drone hire in Huntingdonshire.

By |2019-01-29T11:32:30+00:00May 22nd, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

Where would you begin to search if you needed drone hire in Huntingdonshire? There are thousands of people who offer drone services in the UK now, but not all of them operate safely or legally. If you need to hire a drone operator for commercial purposes, it’s important that you don’t hire a cowboy. There’s no such thing as a drone licence in the UK, but anyone using one for reward or profit must be approved to do so by the Civil Aviation Authority. This ensures that safety standards are maintained and that the public, property and manned aircraft [...]

22 05, 2018

Do I need a drone licence?

By |2019-01-29T11:33:01+00:00May 22nd, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

One of the most common questions asked by people entering the exciting world of unmanned aircraft is do I need a drone licence? The regulations are under review, but currently you do not need a licence to own a drone. If you use it in business or for profit you do need approval to operate from the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), but this isn’t a drone licence in the strict sense. Approval to use a drone commercially comes in the form of a PFCO – Permission to Fly Commercial Operations. Do I need a drone licence isn’t the real [...]

28 04, 2018

Pembrokeshire Drone Hire & Aerial Photography

By |2019-01-29T11:33:38+00:00April 28th, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

Tenby and Milford Haven drone hire made easy. Hire a Tenby drone from just £199 with DSR Pro. 1, Property Marketing 2, Aerial Photography 3, Business Promo Videos 4, Static Mobile Home Parks 5, Coast line 6, TV & Production Company Services 7. Event Filming 8, Planning & Surveying 9, Commercial 10, Tourism DSR is proud to list some of the UK's finest UAV (Drone) operators for hire within the UK. All of our members have CAA approval and hold valid commercial insurance at all times. (We list legal UK drone pilots) We are also the safest drone hire platform [...]

28 04, 2018


By |2019-01-29T11:34:07+00:00April 28th, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

If you’re looking to hire a drone pilot in the UK it can be a challenge. Falling prices and the widespread availability of drones has encouraged a sharp rise in illegal operators. To save time finding CAA approved pilots you can simply click HERE They may offer cheap drone hire, but you could end up on the wrong side of the law if you use one. A drone pilot with little experience may not fly safely and could put people and property at risk. For a list of licensed drone pilots, visit the Drone Safe Register website HERE. Drone [...]

28 04, 2018

Drone Safe Register – Receive Instant Drone Hire Quotations NOW!

By |2019-01-29T11:35:05+00:00April 28th, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

As the UK’s largest network of CAA approved drone pilots, Drone Safe Register offers national coverage and a broad range of expertise. Any pilot using a drone for commercial purposes must pass a test and gain approval to operate from the CAA. Drone Safe Register makes the process of finding a CAA approved pilot quick and easy. Their searchable database means you can find drones for hire and obtain quotations in minutes. Need Instant drone hire quotes from the UK's best CAA approved operators? Simply click HERE The rapid rise of drone technology means that regulation and enforcement of [...]

18 04, 2018

Approved Drone Pilots

By |2019-01-29T11:35:37+00:00April 18th, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

Find Safe Operators The Easy Way. Unlike many drone operator listing sites, we display ALL of our members CAA expiry and insurance dates within member profiles at all times. Looking for an approved CAA Drone pilot? We list CAA accredited operators for hire nationwide. You can use our easy to use map or try out the **NEW** instant quote form located HERE. Our new drone quote form will connect you with up to 4  CAA approved drone pilots instantly. Trusted by an ever growing number of UK hirers, Drone Safe Register has become the UK's go-to drone hire website. We are proud [...]

17 04, 2018


By |2019-01-29T11:36:11+00:00April 17th, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

If you know a Drone pilot, please forward this article to them. It might save them a court case, fines or bans from flying. To those who don’t check pilot credentials: You are putting your business and your reputation at risk, because you are also liable for facilitating illegal activities. Read the 1 minute guide on how to tell if your pilot is legal. All DSR pilots are legal and insured, and you can be assured that when you hire one for your project, things will be done properly, safely, legally, and will be able to provide all of the documentation. [...]

13 04, 2018

Public Perception of Drones – They’re Coming to Get Us!

By |2019-01-29T11:36:43+00:00April 13th, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

If you believed everything you read in the popular press, you probably wouldn’t get out of bed in the morning. In fact you might just hide under it every day! Amongst all the latest cancer scares and reports of the impending collapse of the economy, shocking reports about drones now feature on a regular basis. But should you really be worried? How serious is the threat that someone could be using a drone to spy through your bathroom window, or worse still, bring down the airplane as you take off for your next holiday? Just how safe are drones? [...]

13 04, 2018

Drone hire in Cheshire

By |2019-01-29T11:37:15+00:00April 13th, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

For drone hire in Cheshire, visit the Drone Safe Register website HERE and search for local pilots. All Drone Safe Register members are approved by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and have taken the necessary written and practical flight tests. They operate to strict safety standards and carry Public Liability insurance. The combination of wide open spaces and historic towns and cities makes Cheshire a great place for aerial photography. Remains of the city walls around the Roman city of Chester and the popular Beeston Castle are just two examples of Cheshire’s history. Flying in congested areas and from [...]

11 04, 2018

Fixed Price National Aerial Drone Photography

By |2019-01-29T11:37:49+00:00April 11th, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

Fixed-price aerial photography service for all UK residential and commercial customers Drone Safe Register(DSR) is proud to announce its exciting new national fixed-price aerial photography service for all UK residential and commercial customers. UK aerial photography must only be carried out by CAA approved drone operators. DSR members have the correct permissions in place and hold valid insurance at all times.  Aerial photography is proven to sell properties faster and our members are already helping private and commercial customers throughout the UK on a daily basis. Our new fixed price 48hr service is set to allow many more clients [...]

6 04, 2018

Drone hire in Berkshire.

By |2019-03-19T21:17:38+00:00April 6th, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

If you’re need aerial photography or video footage in the Berkshire area, Drone Safe Register can help. We have over 370 Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) drone pilots standing by. For more specialist drone hire in Berkshire, such as wind turbine inspection work, we have pilots with the necessary equipment, experience and expertise. Booking a qualified drone operator is easy with Drone Safe Register. All members have passed the CAA’s theory and flight tests and carry Public Liability Insurance. Our search facility means you can pinpoint drone hire in Berkshire and find a pilot operating in the area. Great subjects [...]

6 04, 2018

Drone hire in Cambridgeshire

By |2019-03-19T21:17:38+00:00April 6th, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

Drones – also known Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) – are now being used in a wide range of commercial applications. From agriculture to construction, drones use state of the art technology to reduce costs and speed up processes like surveying and inspections. Whatever your needs, Drone Safe Register have pilots available for drone hire in Cambridgeshire and across the UK. Drones have received a lot of bad press in recent months, but 99% of owners in the UK act responsibly and follow guidelines set out by the Civil Aviation Authority. Stories of near misses with manned aircraft are often [...]

6 04, 2018

Drone Hire in Buckinghamshire

By |2019-03-19T21:17:38+00:00April 6th, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

If you’re looking for drone hire in Buckinghamshire, you need to understand the safety and legal aspects. Stunning countryside, rolling hills and distinguished country estates make it one of the best counties in the UK for aerial photography, but restrictions on use of drones mean you have to be careful. Much of the land in Buckinghamshire is owned by the National Trust and English Heritage, so you need to do some research and planning before flying an unmanned aircraft. Drone Safe Register provides drone hire in Buckinghamshire and across the UK from it’s network of trained, qualified and insured [...]

6 04, 2018

Drone Hire in Bedfordshire

By |2019-03-19T21:17:38+00:00April 6th, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

Are you looking to hire a drone operator in the Bedfordshire area? At Drone Safe Register we have Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) approved pilots covering this region and all others across the UK. Looking at the world from above makes familiar scenes look very different. Bedfordshire has some stunning landmarks, and aerial photography from a drone is the ideal way to capture these. Ascott House, Woburn Abbey and Bedford Castle would be great subjects for drone hire in Bedfordshire. It’s important to note that use of drones is controlled by laws, and there can be serious consequences if you [...]

4 04, 2018

DJI X7 Camera Hire X7 Drone Hire

By |2019-03-19T21:17:38+00:00April 4th, 2018|Categories: legacy|0 Comments

We have hundreds of DJI X7 drone and pilots for hire nationwide 365 days per year. DSR is the UK's largest network of CAA approved drone operators. You can use our instant quote form HERE or simply view our homepage page to view member's showreels. The X7 camera is currently DJI's flagship camera system recording in resolutions up to 6K. With interchangeable lenses and speeds of up to 60mph the Inspire 2 X7 is an amazing addition to all productions. Please visit our website today to book DJI X7 drones with CAA approved pilots.