FAI Sporting Licences

FAI Sporting Licences are necessary for anyone who wishes to enter an FAI international model flying competition including Championships, World Cups and Open Internationals held in the UK or other countries.

They are issued by the BMFA to either UK citizens or EU citizens resident in the UK.  There are different forms and procedures for those applicants that have a passport and those that do not.  Please be sure to use the correct forms.  For a first-time application form or a renewal form, please contact the BMFA office by telephone or download the forms here:

Licence Information Standard

 
 
Licence Application Standard   Licence Information Without Passport 
Counter-Signatory Form Without Passport   Licence Application Without Passport 
 

 Application turn-around is generally three days from receipt of the application as long as it and the supporting documents are in order.