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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org:
Fire Department Permit
Insurance and Additionally Insured documents
Permission Form signed by Private Property Owner
This permit will require a business license. Please refer to the instructions in the application packet.