Welcome to Liverpool Filmapp

Liverpool Film Office is a one-stop-shop for all filming and photography in the city. We are a dedicated team within Liverpool City Council for productions & locations and can assist with all enquiries and relevant liaisons & permissions.

All FILMING on or around Liverpool City Council land, buildings, facilities and Public Highways WILL REQUIRE PERMISSION*

These locations include (but are not exclusive to):

  • HIGHWAYS & STREETS 
  • PARKS, public and pedestrianised Spaces
  • MUNICIPAL BUILDINGS
  • CAR PARKS and on-street parking
  • CREMATORIUM & CEMETERIES
  • LIBRARIES
  • MUNICIPAL BUILDINGS

 

WE CANNOT PROCESS ANY APPLICATION UNLESS THE FOLLOWING ARE INCLUDED: 

  • EVIDENCE OF YOUR PUBLIC LIABILITY INSURANCE (min £5m)
  • A GENERIC RISK ASSESSMENT

Child Licences

If you are employing children in your production, you may need to apply for a licence from the Education Welfare Service. Follow this link for the application form and further details.

Film Permit Admin Fees

See Useful document ‘Fees’ for Film Permits administration charges (and other LCC charges).  Liverpool registered production companies will not be charged for Film Permits (but will still need to apply).   

Film Permit Terms & Conditions
See useful document ‘Terms & Conditions’ for Film Permit T&C’s.

Parking

The booking of Parking bays and suspension of single yellow lines can be done via the Liverpool City Council website here https://liverpool.gov.uk/parking-travel-and-roads/controlled-parking-zones/

 

Apply for Permit

Please follow this link to begin your application