The Shire of Augusta Margaret River is a popular location for commercial filming activity. A written approval (letter of authorisation) is required.
Types of commercial filming
Commercial filming includes, but is not limited to:
- Educational programs (documentaries)
- Tourism promotion
- Advertising (TV and print)
- Free to air TV or online series content
- Feature films.
Application for commercial filming on Shire land
To apply, please complete the form below, 14 days prior to film date.
The following should also be included with your application form:
- Insurance certificate of currency (minimum value $20 million)
- A map or plan of areas intended for use.
Please note: If you are planning a larger scale production that may impact traffic or public spaces, please contact the Shire at least 6 weeks prior to your onsite date, to determine if additional information or onsite requirements are needed.
Contact the Shire’s Events and Permit Officer for assistance with your application or advice regarding filming locations.
Areas that require approval from other authorities
If you are using a drone for filming purposes you will be required to comply with Civil Aviation Safety Authority legislation.
Please provide details within your application to film and supply operator registration details and insurance.
For more information about drone rules on the CASA website.
More information and contact
For more information please submit the enquiry form below.