Filming in Glen Eira

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Why film in Glen Eira?

There are many benefits to filming in Glen Eira, including:

  • a diverse city offering a variety of locations from colonial to modern, and industrial to suburban
  • a film-friendly approach
  • our years of experience hosting feature films, documentaries, television series and television commercials.

Our Civic Compliance Unit is happy to help make your next film shoot a success.

We've also produced a Guide to Filming in Glen Eira (PDF, 680KB) in partnership with Film Victoria. It covers practical aspects of the approval process, from planning your production, to applying for permits from public agencies, and other resources available to help you.

Application fees

Types of fees Fee
Application $198.90
Footpath and roadway occupation $4.90 (per square metre, per day)
Parking spaces — restricted bay $111.30 (per space, per day)
Parking spaces — non-restricted bay $60.40 (per space, per day)
Park usage — commercial $615 (per day) and $400 (per half day)
Student/low impacting filming per day $40 (per day)

Apply to film in Glen Eira

To apply to film in Glen Eira, download and complete our Filming application form (PDF, 687KB).

For information on how much it costs to film in Glen Eira, download our Filming fee and charges list 2023 (PDF, 57KB).

For more information, contact our Civic Compliance team on 9524 3333, via our online enquiry form or email


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