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Film Permit Application

Friday, January 27, 2017

DC Jurisdictional Web Map

Our new cloud-based permit application offers our filmmakers greater transparency and ease of use!

We've completed revamping our application form for the 2017 fiscal year and hope you find the permitting process more transparent. Please click on the Map to see if your film location is within DC's jurisdiction. If so, please more forward and complete our ...

 Official Government of the District of Columbia Film/Media Permit Application: FY17 Film & Media Permit Application

*No other forms of application are acceptable or valid.

System/technical requirements

This system offers broad support for the vast majority of our client's systems. To submit an application, you will need:

Operating System





  • Internet access
  • Web browser:
    • Firefox 29 or higher
    • Chrome 32 or higher
    • Safari 9 or higher
    • IE9 or higher
    • Edge 25 or higher
  • JavaScript enabled
  • Cookies enabled 


  • Internet access
  • Mobile Browser:
    • Mobile Safari
    • Mobile Chrome