Permits are required to film within the City of Darebin municipality ensure that activities are conducted in accordance with Council’s regulations. A copy of your public liability insurance coverage (minimum of $20,000,000) is also required upon applying.
If you want to film in Darebin we suggest you firstly read our Conditions for Filming.
Apply for a Filming Permit
To apply for a Permit to film within the City of Darebin municipality, please compete the following steps in order to complete the application form(s) and send it to the contact listed below.
- Complete the Filming Permit Application Form
- Complete the Filming Addendum Application Form (if required) and a Location Agreement Form
- Submit your application.
City of Darebin
PO Box 91
PRESTON VIC 3072
Filming Permit Fees
Filming permit will incur a $324.00 application fee. No fees apply for student productions.
If you require parking in the area you will be charged a daily rate for each parking bay you require
Commercial Parking Bay - $53.00 per day
Residential Parking Bay - $23.00 per day
Your production company will be invoiced upon approval of your permit and payment must be made prior to any activities.
Parks or Gardens
If you require use of a Council owned facility, park, sports ground or other open space, your application will be assessed to ensure it meets our hiring conditions and the location is available. If approved a separate booking fee may apply.
If you would like Darebin residents to be part of your film you will need to gain consent from each party, including children under 18 years old.
Ph: 8470 8888