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We are a film-friendly region that is willing to work cooperatively with both film applicants and our residents.
If you are filming on public land, you are required to contact Council. If you are filming on private property, a permit is not required although it would be advisable to check to see if other permits may be needed.
If you wish to discuss filming on a road contact (03) 5422 0333 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Low-impact filming involves:
To help us assess whether your filming is low-impact, please email email@example.com the following information:
For fees involved in filming:
For further information or to discuss your project and whether you need a permit, contact Nicole Pietruschka via firstname.lastname@example.org or (03) 5422 0320.
In August 2014, the Filming Approval Act 2014 was passed to standardise the process for obtaining commercial filming permits on public land, and came into effect 1 March 2015.
The Act provides a framework for the approval of filming permits, and guidelines that outline eight film-friendly principles for commercial filming on public land across Victoria.