Drones and Privacy

Remotely Piloted Aircraft pose unprecedented complications for existing privacy laws both in Australia and around the world.

Below are some helpful resources and case studies describing such challenges for operators, legislators and the public.

Commonwealth of Australia – 1988 Privacy Act (Amended 2013)
CASA Publication – RPAs (drones) in civil airspace and challenges for CASA
Sydney Morning Herald – Privacy watchdog urges debate on aerial drones
ABC News – Animal Liberation activists launch spy drone to test free-range claims