Film Permit

To film in most Wellington locations, you need a permit. To apply, fill out the form below. Screen Wellington will respond to your application within two working days.

Screen Wellington issues and facilitates film permits on behalf of councils in the Wellington region. For questions around permitting or other enquiries, please email us at [email protected] and we will work with you to make your project possible.

For Alert Level 1, all productions will firstly need to register with

No filming permits in the Wellington Region will be granted without this registration and the usual Health and Safety and Risk Assessment plans signed off by the Screen Wellington team. Public liability insurance coverage is still required as well.

All Health and Safety Plan and Risk Assessment templates can be found at

For more information on these requirements visit Covid-19 Health and Safety Standards for Screen Productions.

Step 1:

Project details

Step 2:

Location details

Step 3:

Review & submit application

Step 1: Project details

Please avoid using digit group separators (",") when filling out this field.