FAA Drone Registration and Marking Labels

Select the type of FAA Drone Registration you require. If you will only operate your drone for recreation, select Recreational FAA Drone Registration. If the drone will be used in conjunction with for-profit business services you must select Commercial FAA Drone Registration.

Drone Registration

Recreational FAA Drone Registration

This drone registration type is for those who fly drones solely for recreation, and not for commercial or other non-hobby purposes under the special rule for model aircraft, section 336.

  • You will receive a certification and registration number by email.
  • You must clearly display your registration number on your UAS.
  • You may use the same registration number for multiple aircraft. Each must be labeled separately.
  • Download the sUAS Rules & Regulations Handbook.
Recreational FAA Drone Registration
Drone Rules and Regulations Handbook

Commercial FAA Drone Registration

This drone registration type is for those who fly drones for commercial, government or other non-hobby purposes under FAA rule Part 107.

  • Non-model aircraft will receive a unique Certificate of Aircraft Registration for each aircraft.
  • You will receive a certification and registration number by email.
  • You must clearly display your registration number on your sUAS.
  • You must pass an aeronautical knowledge test.
  • Download the sUAS Rules & Regulations Handbook.
Commercial FAA Drone Registration
Drone Regulations Handbook