Council welcomes and supports film and photography projects in Sutherland Shire. We will help you to plan your shoot and submit the necessary documentation to ensure a smooth approval process.
Filming on private land
No approval is required to film or photograph on private land but you do need to provide us with a film management plan. Please refer to the Local Government Filming Protocol - PDF - 348 KB for details.
Filming on Council land
A permit is required to film or photograph on Council land. Contact us to confirm the availability of your chosen location and who has jurisdiction over the land.
The Local Government Filming Protocol - PDF - 348 KB guidelines provide information regarding the permits and plans you may need.
If you require exclusive use of an indoor venue, visit Community Halls to check hiring availability.
Business and Community Team