Filming

No commercial still or motion filming shall be permitted in the City of San Marino without having first obtained a filming permit from the City and having paid the required fee. Requests for such permits shall be made no less than 10 days prior to the start of the filming. Failure to present a permit upon request from an authorized City official shall result in the immediate termination of any filming activity. All filming within the City of San Marino shall be undertaken in compliance with the requirements of Section 11.08 of the San Marino City Code, which can be found here

If you have any questions, please contact the City Manager's Office at (626) 300-0781. 


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