EVIDENCE HEARING: Commercial and recreational drone use in the UK

EVIDENCE HEARING: Commercial and recreational drone use in the UK. The Science and technology committee holds its first evidence session on its Commercial and recreational drone use in the UK inquiry.

EVIDENCE HEARING: Commercial and recreational drone use in the UK

This is the first session of the Committee’s inquiry into commercial and recreational drone use in the UK, and will help the Committee to seek evidence on the risks and opportunities arising from the growing use of civilian drones.

Did you have your say?

The Inquiry launched in March 2019. It asked for written responses from commercial and recreational drone users in the UK. It closed 12th April 2019

Timetable

EVIDENCE HEARING: Commercial and recreational drone use in the UK starts on Tuesday 11th June 2019.

The first session starts a 9:45am and will be investigating:

▪ Current and forthcoming regulation including registration plans;

▪ The effectiveness and prevalence of in-built safety features of drones.

Who will be giving evidence?

Tuesday 11th June 9.45 am

Tuesday 11th June 10:45am

Whose on the panel?

Oral evidence to be heard by the committee. The Committee members are:

MemberParty
Norman Lamb (Chair)Liberal Democrat
Vicky FordConservative
Bill GrantConservative
Mr Sam GyimahConservative
Darren JonesLabour
Liz KendallLabour
Stephen MetcalfeConservative
Carol MonaghanScottish National Party
Damien MooreConservative
Graham StringerLabour
Martin WhitfieldLabour

You can watch the committee live by logging online to Parliament TV.