Below are our charges for the 2016/17 financial year, effective 1 April 2016.
The fees below are charged for processing of all standard street filming, location filming and parking requests. For more complex shoots, alternative fees may apply.
£85 (+VAT) - this includes 1 hour of officer time to process an application, parking suspensions, clear simple permissions and notify relevant departments and authorities.
Student and charity admin fee
Late notice fee
£130 (+VAT) - this will be charged in place of the standard admin fee if less than 48 hours notice is provided.
Film officer time
£65 (+VAT) - if you require a recce you will be charged by the hour eg 1 x film officer x 2hr recce = £130 (+VAT).
Productions will be charged at the same rate for an emergency call out before 10pm and £130 (+VAT) per hour from 10pm - 8am in accordance with anti-social hours.
UAS administration fee
£150 (+VAT) - this admin fee will be charged for the processing of all UAS applications (drones). However, further officer time fees may be added for complex applications.
A location fee will be charged for filming and photography on council land and property. Applicable for all parks, markets, estates and squares. Separate fees are charged for Hackney venues, cemeteries and leisure facilities. All fees exclude VAT.
Please note: For more complex shoots, alternative fees may apply.
£100 per hour
£125 per hour
£150 per hour
Equipment / services on public highways
Standard equipment on public highway (dolly and track, jib, lights on stands, EZ up)
£200 half day per street
£400 full day per street
Short holds agreement (stop and go)
£200 half day per plan
£400 full day per plan
Road/pavement closure (temporary traffic notice)
£307.50 per street
£31 per voucher
£25 per bay + £75 signage fee per street
Unit base fees
Hackney Marshes Centre
Medium / large
£800 per day
£1,000 per day