Opotiki Aerodrome

​​​​​​Fuel supply

​The Opotiki Aerodrome is equipped with Z Energy Avgas 100. ​​

Use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle - Drone Consent

Commercial and recreational users of RPAs and UAVs or Drones may operate on council-owned land.  If this is within 4km of the Aerodrome consent from Opotiki District Council is required.

An applicant for consent must be over the age of 16.

RSAs/UAVs weighing less than 15kg - CAA rules part 101 applies.  Complete an online application for consent​.

RPAs/UAVs weighing 15-25kgs - CAA rules part 101 applies.  Consent must be obtained from Model Flying New Zealand​ BEFORE submitting an online application for consent to Council

RPAs/UAVs over 25kg - CAA rules Park 102 applies.  Consent must be obtained from Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) New Zealand​ BEFORE submitting an online application for consent​ to Council.

If you are unable to complete your application online you can download an application here: Application for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (Drone) Consent​ (PDF, 94KB)

APPLY ONLINE NOW FOR A UAV (DRONE) CONSENT APPLICATION


Image: 4km radius of the Opotiki Aerodrome


Page reviewed: 17 Nov 2017 9:59am