Drone Requests

Please note, we will reply to any initial requests for drone filming within 7-10 working days. It will take 28 working days for all application decisions to be made.

Before any commercial drone flying is permitted at Shoreham Port, the below Commercial Drone Flying Licence Request Form must be completed and sent to us at dronerequests@shoreham-port.co.uk alongside any copies of requested documents. To contact Shoreham Port please call: 01273 598100

Download Commercial Drone Flying Licence Request Form

You must also provide written confirmation that Brighton City airport has been notified and are happy for your flying to take place on the dates you have requested. Please find their contact details below:

Brighton City Airport, The Terminal Building, Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex, BN43 5FF

Tel:      +44 (0) 1273 467377 / +44 (0) 1273 467378
Email:  airtraffic@flybrighton.com
Web:    www.flybrighton.com

Once this has been completed and an administration fee of £100 has been received in full, the Commercial Drone Flying Licence Request Form will be returned to you with a signature of authority from Shoreham Port. You will then be allowed to fly your drone within the time frame and boundary constraints as indicated on the Drone Request Form.