Filming permits

Ku-ring-gai Local Government Area offers a variety of opportunities for commercial filming in scenic locations.

Filming companies are required to submit an online filming application for any filming activity in public areas and within private property, at least two weeks prior to the proposed filming date.

Companies are also required to provide a community notification letter advising local residents and business of filming activities at least seven days prior to the date of filming.

Please use the following steps to complete the filming application:

  1. Create or login with a registered account.
  2. Select preferred first filming date and time.
  3. Select ‘Review and Finalise’ then ‘Complete’. You will then be required to enter filming checklist details and upload supporting documents.

The following documents are required at the time of submission:

  • Community notification letter.
  • Parking plan.
  • Public liability insurance.

Filming application form

Fees and charges 

Effective 1 July 2023 - 30 June 2024.

Filming application fees

Ultra low impact  $120
Low impact  $240
Medium impact   $480
High impact   $720

Assessment of traffic management plan

Low impact $164 
Medium impact  $391
 High impact $578 

Parking fees

Parking in Council car parks for 10+ vehicles per vehicle per day $25
Parking plan - vehicles, trucks or vans on public roads per day $160


For all enquiries email or call 9424 0000