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. 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:
**Due to the Art Basel event, no film permits will be accepted from December 1st - December 8th from N Miami Avenue to NW 6th Avenue between NE/NW 20th St. to NE/NW 36th St.
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 in 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 assist employers and employees come together when filming in Miami.
State of Florida
Miami Film Office represents the City of Miami Office of Films. 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 Films
Vicente Betancourt, Coordinator
444 SW 2nd Ave. 10th Floor, Miami, FL 33130
Phone: Mirtha Ojeda (305) 416-1336
Jennifer Bazail (305) 416-1337
Vicente Betancourt (305) 416-1072
Fax: (305) 400-5018