Filming in Geelong

Any filming or commercial photography in the Geelong region will require a Filming Permit.

The approval process has been designed to be quick, easy and to support local film and television production.

Download the film application documents:

Please send the completed forms to and an Events Officer will be in contact with you. 

Please note: If you submit a film application we can begin processing this, however a film permit will not be able to be issued until the Government restrictions are lifted and your filming is permitted.

If the State Government COVID-19 (Coronavirus) current restrictions allow for your filming to occur a COVID Safe Work Plan will be required.

The COVID Safe Work Plan is intended to assist organisations return safely to activities under the applicable Stay at Home Directions and Restricted Activity Directions issued by the Victorian Chief Health Officer.

Page last updated: Thursday, 25 June 2020