Film SLO CAL is your first point of contact for permit information. We can quickly direct you to the permitting agencies for your selected locations resulting in a quicker turnaround time all together. Each jurisdiction has its own special permitting requirements and we are here to help navigate you through the process of obtaining the correct permits for a successful shoot.
Permitting fees, processing times and requirements vary from jurisdiction to jurisdiction. We encourage you to contact the appropriate permitting area early in the pre-production stages for detailed information and to ensure you have the proper permits in hand by the time of production.
Arroyo Grande Mike Martinez P:805-473-5400
Atascadero Terrie Banish P: 805-470-3490 F: 805-470-3491
Grover Beach Gayla Chapman P: 805-473-4555
Paso Robles Shonna Howenstine P: 805-227-7236
Unincorporated Areas (Including Avila Beach, Cambria, Cayucos, California Valley, Carrizo Plains, Nipomo, San Simeon, Santa Margarita, Templeton) Kurry Wannagat, Filming Permit Coordinator P: 805-781-5563 SLO County Film Permit Information Sheet
Montana de Oro State Park, Morro State Park and Morro Strand State Beach Supervising Ranger: Rob Colligan P: 805-602-6903; Supervising Ranger: Rob Chambers P: 805-909-1222 Permit Application
San Simeon State Park and Leffingwell Landing Supervising Ranger: Rob Colligan P: 805-602-6903; Supervising Ranger: Rob Chambers P: 805-909-1222 Permit Application
Hearst Castle Managing Director: Jim Allen P: 805-712-4855
Cayucos State Beach, Pier and Parking Kurry Wannagat, Filming Permit Coordinator P: 805-781-5563
Cal Poly (Uniform Permit Application) Matt Lazier P: 805-756-7109 Permit Application
California Highway Patrol Kristi Cardoza P: 213-703-2070
Bureau of Land Management Christina Castellon P: 661-391-6159
Lake Nacimiento (Monterey Parks and Recreation) Lavonne Chien P: 831-759-7214
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