Holiday Filming Moratorium for the City of Santa Monica

FilmL.A.Production Alerts

The City of Santa Monica will impose a holiday moratorium that will go into effect on November 23rd, 2015 and last through January 2nd, 2016. During the holiday moratorium, filming and production parking will not be permitted in commercial areas of the City of Santa Monica.

The areas affected by the moratorium are:

Downtown Santa Monica (DTSM) Wilshire Bl., Lincoln Bl., I-10 Fwy., Ocean Ave
Main Street Main St., between Pico Bl., and Santa Monica City limits (Marine St.)
Montana Avenue Montana Av., between 6th Ct., and 17th St.
Pico Blvd. Pico Blvd., between the Pacific Ocean to eastern Santa Monica limits (Centinela)

While some exceptions may be made for very small/low impact shoots, please allow additional time (beyond the normal 5 business days) for waiver approval.

For questions about locations and for answers to production related questions, please contact FilmL.A.’s Production Planning Team, at 213.977.8600.