The State of Florida offers 20% - 30% transferable tax credits for film productions. The priority for qualifying and/or certifying projects for tax credit awards is determined on a first-come, first-served basis.
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There is NO FILM PERMIT FEE when filming within The City of Miami unless filming with a drone ($100 application fee). However, there may be fees that may be incurred when your activities require specific City services, such as Fire and Police. In order to obtain a permit to film in the City of Miami, you will need:
Scouting for a shoot and not sure if your location is within our jurisdiction? Take a look at our City of Miami Zoning Map and check for yourself!
*Must be submitted 14 days prior to shoot*
Contact: Nathalie H. Goulet, Esq. (305)206-8761 or Fax (305)531-3748 firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Stephen Bogner (305) 579-6950
All film/photo shoot locations shall be approved in advance by the Marinas Supervisor – No changes or modifications to locations or schedule shall be made without prior City authorization.
Contact (305) 960-4686
The City of Miami Film Office is seeking qualified candidates to work on movie productions, commercials and TV shows filming in the City of Miami. Our mission is to provide service and assistance to all film, television, music, commercial production and still photography businesses and to promote industry expansion and economic prosperity. We help employers and employees come together when filming in Miami.
State of Florida
Miami Film Office represents the City of Miami Office of Film & Entertainment. Our site is a one-stop web site for permitting, government liaison, production information and referral sources.
Our mission is to provide service and assistance to all film, television, music, commercial production and still photography businesses to promote industry expansion and economic prosperity.
City of Miami, Office of Film & Entertainment
Vicente Betancourt, Film & Cultural Administrator (305) 416-1072
444 SW 2nd Ave. 10th Floor, Miami, FL 33130
Mirtha Ojeda (305) 416-1336
Jennifer Bazail (305) 416-1337
Darren McCray (305) 416-1323