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Oakland Film Office

Effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020, due to the shelter-in-place order issued from the seven health jurisdictions, the Oakland Film Office will not be approving any film permits until April 7.  We will update you as the situation warrants.  Thank you for your understanding and patience. 

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Oakland Film Office Website - Permits and Info
Date Posted: September 11th, 2018 @ 9:34 AM
Last Updated: March 16th, 2020 @ 4:04 PM

More and more the film and television industries are deciding that Oakland is the right place for them. We invite you to explore Oakland's unending diversity and countless options for your film projects. To learn about filming in Oakland and to apply for a film permit, please visit by clicking above.