A film/photography permit is required for any commercial motion picture or still photography shoots on public and private property in Rancho Palos Verdes. The film/photography permit request process begins with submitting an application and required documents to the City of Rancho Palos Verdes, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (310) 544-5260 for questions. The application will be reviewed to determine what permits may be required for City-wide location shooting.
*exception of a film/photography permit if reporting on current news and events by the news media.
Film/photography permit fees are waived for non-profit and student productions, with appropriate documentation. See below for more information.
Please read the entire Film/Photography Permit Application Packet (see below). Here is a checklist of the documents from the packet you will need to complete and send to email@example.com:
- Film Permit Application (see link below)
- This permit will require an RPV Business License. (see link below)
- After you complete the application and submit all documents an Invoice will be emailed to you to pay online (see link below)