Increase in L.A. County Fire Hourly FSA Rate, Effective July 1, 2020

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Updated: 07/01/20 FilmLA has been informed that effective July 1, 2020, the County of Los Angeles Fire Department (LACoFD) will increase the hourly pay rate for Fire Safety Advisors (FSA) from $55.17 to $56.55. Existing criteria will remain in effect regarding FSA assignments, including: All job assignments are scheduled for a minimum of four hours per day. Time-and-a-half rates apply … Read More

FilmLA to Begin Accepting Film Permit Applications Starting June 15

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Next Monday, June 15, FilmLA will resume coordinating requests to film on-location in areas under the jurisdiction of the County of Los Angeles, City of Los Angeles, and a handful of other local cities.  We look forward to again being of service to the region’s creative community. No new film permits have been issued, and no filming on-location allowed in … Read More

Governor Newsom Sets June Option for Potential Production Restart

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As of today, FilmLA is not currently accepting or processing any applications to film in Greater Los Angeles. But that may soon change, as state and local officials establish timetables and terms for production’s safe and responsible return. On June 5, California Governor Gavin Newsom announced that counties throughout the state may begin reopening to film, television and commercial production … Read More

FilmLA / Los Angeles Community College District Contract to Expire 4/16

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Effective April 16, 2020, FilmLA will discontinue coordination of filming, production basecamps, and related activities on behalf of the Los Angeles Community College District.  The contract between FilmLA and the District expires on that date, and will not be renewed.  Currently, all on-location filming in Greater Los Angeles is on hiatus while state, County, and City Safer at Home orders … Read More

FilmLA to Discontinue Permit Coordination for Angeles National Forest

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Effective April 3, 2020, FilmLA will discontinue coordination and delivery of Special Use Permits for filming in the Angeles National Forest – San Gabriel Mountains National Monument.  Filming inquiries and applications for permission to film on Forest land on or after that date should be directed to the local Forest Service Office:   Angeles National Forest 701 N. Santa Anita Ave. … Read More