Film Applications for the City of Huntington Beach are accepted on a case-by-case basis
Please allow 10 to 15 business days to process your film permit ****PLEASE NOTE: Filming allowed with a COVID-19 Safety Plan in place****
Thank you for your interest in Filming in Huntington Beach!
We know what it takes to be film friendly. Let us help you with all your
Please submit your application at least 10 to 15 working days prior to your requested filming date. This will help us ensure that your filming goes as smooth as possible.
To the right, you will find useful documents related to film permits. Please fill out a copy of the Temporary Business License form and attach it to the supporting documents section of your application.
Summertime in HB is very busy. Please note that filming in downtown and at the beach during the summer is limited.
The City Manager's Office is here to assist you!
Please call Julie Toledo if you have any questions