Filming permits

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

For any filming activity in public areas and within private property, film companies are required to submit the filming application form below at least two weeks prior to proposed filming.

A community notification letter is also required (provide copy to Council, local residents and businesses within 200 metres) at least seven days prior to filming.

When completing the filming application form, fill in the required details and upload the following supporting documents:

  • 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