09-11 Local Government Filming Protocol
The purpose of this Circular is to advise councils of the release of the revised Local Government Filming Protocol (the Protocol).
As advised in Circular No 08-40 Making NSW Film Friendly, the Film Related Legislation Amendment Bill 2008 was passed by Parliament on 18 June 2008 and was awaiting assent pending a review of the Protocol. The Act will commence on 30 March 2009.
It is NSW Government policy that State agencies provide the highest possible level of cooperation with film makers. It is also expected that councils will do the same. Read more...