Filming Permits

Filming and Still Photography 

Bass Coast Shire Council is a film-friendly location and organisation.  It recognises the economic and promotional benefits filming projects bring to the municipality while balancing the local amenity of the community, residents, visitors and businesses.

All commercial filming activities are required to apply for a permit for the use of a Council controlled public space or infrastructure. Please complete the Film Permit Application Form (PDF 94kb). Please read the Filming and Still Photography Filming and Still Photography Guidelines (PDF 163kb) prior to submitting you Application Form. Fees may be applicable for the issue of a filming permit. 

Additional information is available on permit processing times and low impact filming (PDF 64kb).

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