Film Location Permits

The Township of Guelph/Eramosa policy regarding Filming on Properties and Streets (COR-0110) sets out the guidelines for the assessment and coordination of location filming projects within the Township. 

click here to view a full copy of the township's filming policy (COR-0110)

click here for an application for a film location permit

submission timeline

A complete application for a film location permit must be received by the Township Legislative Servises Department not less than three (3) working days prior to filming, exclusive of Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.

permit fee

There is a permit application fee of $500.00 for each film location permit to be submitted along with a completed application form.   A deposit will also be required.

policy requirements

Within is Film Location Policy, the Township has requirements for applicants related to:

  • Notification of neighbouring properties
  • Hours of filming
  • Community standards
  • Site clean-up
  • Vehicles, traffic and parking
  • Signage
  • Police and Emergency Services
  • Insurance
  • Noise
  • Lighting
  • Safety

For more information on filming in the Township and Film Location Permits, please call 519-856-9596 ext. 125 or Legislative and Licensing Administrator.