Drone Legislation

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-12-17
Session date: 
December 17, 2014
Reference: 
2014/5164
Question By: 
Tony Arbour
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Do you support the view of Metropolitan Police Chief Inspector Nick Aldworth, who stated that the government needs to develop legislation concerning the criminal use of drones?

Answer

Answer for Drone Legislation

Answer for Drone Legislation

Answered By: 
The Mayor

"Drones" are increasingly being developed for personal and corporate use. It is important that they are used safely and do not endanger people or compromise air space. I expect the MPS to monitor existing legislation in this area.