On March 12, 2020, the Civil Aviation Directorate of the Republic of Serbia issued an Operational Notice regarding the implementation of safety measures requiring public air transport operators to provide sufficient disinfectants to prevent the spreading of COVID-19  On January 10, 2020, the following regulations were published in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Serbia: the Regulation on Unmanned Aircraft, the Regulation amending the Regulation on training and certificates of the personnel responsible for conducting security screenings and training organizations of aviation security personnel, and the Regulation on the third country air carriers subject to ban or operating restriction. These regulations will enter into force on 18 january, with the exception of the Regulation on the Unmanned Aircraft, which will enter into force on 15 February. 
The Directorate shall provide the funds to exercise the duties from its scope of activities encompassing:
  1. fees and charges prescribed by Air Transport Law payable to the Directorate;
  2. portion of charges paid in accordance with the Multilateral Agreement on Route Charges or other ratified international agreements and the portion of terminal charges set up by annual cost base for the performance of regulatory and oversight functions;
  3. charges for the promotion of air transport paid, through aerodrome operator, by the departing passengers in commercial air transport;
  4. charges for the promotion of air transport paid, through aerodrome operator, by the aircraft operators per departing tonne of mail and cargo in air transport;
  5. other sources, in accordance with Air Transport Law.
The Directorate is not funded through the budget of the Republic of Serbia