Drone registration

Drone registration

Drone registration

The following objectives are pursued with the registration of drones:

The following objectives are pursued with the registration of drones

For the holder

  • aircraft ID
  • Insurance advantages
  • Basis for exemption authorisations
  • Basis for foreign assignments (FAA)
  • Lost & Found Service SFDC

For the authorities  

  • information base
  • Data verification for pilots Misuse tracking
  • For insurance companies
  • information base
  • risk assessment

New legislation (A-NPA 2015-10)  

  • Legally required registration comes
  • Basis for upcoming drone certification    
  • Components of the registry:
  • Database entry with drones and owner information incl. pictures
  • Address verification of holder by postal delivery SVZD aircraft identity card and weatherproof adhesive label
  • 3D barcode for the online verification of the database entry
  • Verification after 2 years  

Register your drones here

Register drones

My drone registrations / Add registration


  • Click on the link or call up the menu
  • To register drones you must first personally register and login to this website.
  • Enter the exact drone and holder data in the mask.
  • Upload 1 - 3 images of the drone

The entries will then be checked, if everything is o.k. you will receive your SVZD aircraft ID and the drone labels by mail. If you have any questions, a SVZD registration expert will contact you by e-mail.


  • The registration is valid for 2 years, after which you will be automatically contacted to renew or delete the registration.
  • Please notify us of any changes to the owner's address or to the drone (including deletion of the entry in the event of loss) by e-mail at registration@drohnenverband.ch
  • The registration data will not be passed on. Individual entries can be viewed by the executive committee of the drone association, CH authorities and insurance service providers.

The infrastructure is protected against abusive access according to the current state of the art.


  • The registration of 3 drones is free of charge for SVZD members.
  • All other entries cost 25.00 CHF. The invoice will be sent by e-mail before the SVZD aircraft ID card is delivered.

Payment options are bank transfer and PayPal

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Where can I fly everywhere?

The Federal Office of Civil Aviation will show you the zones with restrictions for model aircraft and drones and the official aeronautical map of Switzerland.