Film permits are required for any production filming or still shoots  within the Calabasas City limits. For more information,  contact the Calabasas Film Office.

The Calabasas Film Office
805-495-7521 - Phone
805-495-7621 - Fax

Film Permit Application (.pdf)
Administrative Procedures

California Film & TV Tax Credit Program 2.0
Upcoming Application Window: May 22 - 29, 2017

City of Calabasas Film Permit Fees

Fee Description (in addition to parks fees if applicable)

Fee Amount

Film Permit Application Fee:(Motion & Still Photo)


Motion Picture Fee:

$400.00 (per day)

Still Photography Fee:

$150.00 (per day)

Motion Picture Rider / Change Fee:

$100.00 (Each occurrence)

Still Photography Rider / Change Fee:

$50.00 (Each occurrence)

Cancellation Fee: Motion Picture:


Cancellation Fee: Still Photography:


City Road Use Fee: Filming on City Streets:

$400.00 (per day)

City Road Use Fee: Parking on City Streets:

$200.00 (per day)

Refundable Bond:


Monitor Hours: 0-8 hours


Monitor Hours: 8-12 hours


Monitor Hours: 12 +


Late Processing Fee: (under 48 hours notice)


City Facility Usage Fees
Fee Description (in addition to film permit fees if applicable) Fee Amount

Parks Film Permit: Still Photography


Parks Film Permit: Motion Picture


Late Parks Permit Fee: Less than 72 hours notice


Facility Use: Still Photography under 15 people


Facility Use: Still Photography over 15 people


Facility Use: Motion Picture: less than 31 people (1st 6 hours)


Facility Use: Motion Picture: less than 31 people (Additional Hours)


Facility Use: Motion Picture: more than 30 people (1st 6 hours)


Facility Use: Motion Picture: More than 30 people:  (Additional Hours)


City Attendant fee


Parking Lot rental fee


City Facilities*  Address

Calabasas City Hall

100 Civic Center Way

Calabasas Library

200 Civic Center Way

Calabasas Tennis & Swim Center: (818) 222-2782

23400 Park Sorrento

Agoura Hills / Calabasas Community Center (818)-880-2993

27040 Malibu Hills Road

Calabasas Creekside Park

3655 Old Topanga Canyon Road

Grape Arbor Park

5100 Parkville Road

Juan Bautista de Anza Park (818) 880-6461

3701 Lost Hills

Freedom Park

Parched Dr. & Balcony Dr.

Gates Canyon Park

25801 Thousand Oaks Blvd.

Highlands Park

23581 Summit Dr.

Bark Park

4232 Las Virgenes Road

Wild Walnut 23050 Mulholland Highway
* permission to use City Facilities will be considered on a case by case basis as production may interfere with day to day business.

City of Calabasas 2017