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Whether you're shooting on location or on the move, find out if a police presence is needed, which authorities need to be notified and how to keep your cast, crew and the general public safe.
A police presence may be needed for any filming where:
If any of the above applies to you, please complete our quick and simple online 'notice to film' form. Click 'start' below to begin.
Once we receive your form, we'll contact you for further information.
Please note, this form is not for reporting any incidents, crimes or seeking help. If someone is in immediate danger or a crime is in progress, call 999.
Average completion time: five minutes
The list above is not definitive and other issues may arise that require a police presence. If you’re unsure, please email the Met Film Unit or call us on 020 3054 5555. You can also read Film London's Location filming in London code of practice.
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