Filming requests in Nillumbik

Filming in Nillumbik

Nillumbik has a reputation as a region of artistic vitality and excellence, where the creative life of the community is highly valued and nurtured. We welcome agencies and companies who want to film our picturesque surrounds. 

By completing the form you agree to the following: to abide by parking restrictions and all local laws, you cannot disrupt or damage the site, as filming is taking place on public land the general public have a right to occupy the space and you will remove any litter.

To minimise any potential impact on local residents as a result of filming, at least 14 days' notice must be provided to residents ahead of filming.

What you will need

To apply for a filming permit you must upload these documents onto the online form:
  • completed filming permit and location agreement
  • full contact details 
  • running sheet
  • details of any pedestrian management, safety or traffic management plans
  • site plans
  • communication (stakeholder notification) plans
  • copy of public liability insurance for the filming activity.

Contact the Community Safety team on 9433 3111 for further information.

Fees and Charges 

Invoice will be provided upon approval of application

Application fee - filming                                               $200
Application fee - still photography $100
 Application fee (student or not for profit) FOC
 Use of Council Reserve/facility - per day $700
Use of Council Reserve/facility - half day $350
 Parking - car/day                                                        $40
Parking - truck/day                                    $40 
 Low impact permit fee *in addition to application fee $150
 High impact fee *in addition to application fee $500

Apply online

Complete the online form.