Council land and property
Somerset Council charges fees for the use of its land and property, both interior and exterior, for filming purposes and associated unit bases.
The following fees are for guidance, precise fees to be agreed depending on disruption and requirements of Council staff time. For more information please contact us.
|Half day (up to 4 hours)
|Crew sizeSmall (up to 10 people)
|Half day (up to 4 hours)£250
|Crew sizeMedium (11 to 40 people)
|Half day (up to 4 hours)£350
|Crew sizeLarge (over 40 people)
|Half day (up to 4 hours)£500
You will need to complete the relevant application forms and get permission from the Council Highways team if your filming will have any impact on the highway including:
- road closures
- temporary traffic restrictions
- traffic management
- footway or pavement closures
Please review our Closing a road for an event page for more detail about timescales and costs, which can start at £575 for a temporary road closure. Alternatively please email our events team to discuss.
On and off-street parking spaces can be secure in support of filming. Fees are negotiated depending on requirements.
For a list and map of all the Council run, off-street car parks please visit our Car Parks directory.