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

Increase in L.A. County Roads & County Flood Fees Effective July 1, 2019

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Effective July 1, 2019, a revised schedule of L.A. County road and flood fees will take effect, as happens annually. The revised fee schedule is as follows: L.A. COUNTY PUBLIC WORKS: Road Fees L.A. COUNTY ROAD INSPECTION FEE:  $370.00 (previously $360.00) ROAD APPLICATION FEE/ISSUANCE FEE:  $168.00 (previously $163.00) ROAD ENCROACHMENT PERMIT PROCESSING FEE:  $306.00 (previously $297.00) L.A. COUNTY PUBLIC WORKS: … Read More

FilmLA to Adjust Service Fees, Introduce Credit Card Option for Payment in July

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Please be advised that FilmLA will implement a revised fee schedule for new permit applications received on or after July 1, 2019.  FilmLA strives to keep fees reasonable and necessary to meet the service expectations of our film industry and municipal clients. All FilmLA fee adjustments are linked to annual changes in the Consumer Price Index. After this adjustment, FilmLA … Read More

County Fire Safety Officer (FSO) Rate Increase

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The Los Angeles County Fire Department has notified FilmL.A. of an increase in hourly fees for Fire Safety Officers (FSOs).  The revised fee schedule is as follows: Fire Safety Officer INCREASE EFFECTIVE 08/29/2018 Hourly Rate (4 hour min.): $172.15 an hour   (Prior Rate $166.24 an hour)      For questions about the new fees or for answers to general production related questions, … Read More

Increase in L.A. County Roads & County Flood Fees Effective July 1, 2017

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Effective July 1, 2017, a revised schedule of L.A. County Roads and County Flood Fees will take effect, as happens annually. LA COUNTY PUBLIC WORKS: Road Fees ROAD INSPECTION (formerly “Road Use”) FEE:  $346.00 (previously $336.00) ROAD APPLICATION FEE:  $157.00 (previously $152.00) ROAD ENCROACHMENT PERMIT PROCESSING FEE:  $286.00 (previously $278.00) LA COUNTY PUBLIC WORKS: Flood Control Fees FLOOD PERMIT ISSUANCE … Read More