media enquiries

All Media Enquiries are directed to the CEO, Mr Greg Wood or the Mayor.

Film Enquiries

Hindmarsh Shire is a film-friendly location while balancing the local amenity of residents and businesses.

The information on this page relates to commercial filming, including television, feature films, advertising and television commercials, documentaries and music videos.

All commercial filming activities are requires to apply for a permit for the use of a public space. This ensures the activity is in accordance with the regulations of this council/department. A list of our general terms and conditions is attached below.

Filming Permits

In Hindmarsh Shire, filming permission is granted under the “Application for Events in Public Places” permit.

We will respond to your application within five business days of receiving it. Please note that if we need to make complex arrangements for your filming activity it may take us more than five days to issue a permit.

To apply for a permit, please complete the application form and send it to the contact listed below.

NOTE: Any commercial filming within a National Park or Reserve will necessitate obtaining a permit from Parks Victoria

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COVID-19 COMMUNITY UPDATE

With the announcement of changes in the restrictions commencing 11:59pm Thursday 3 June 2021, our Customer Service Offices and Libraries will reopen from Friday 4 June 2021 on normal days and times, with restrictions on numbers. Masks will need to be worn when entering any Council building and signing in using the State Government QR Codes is a requirement of entry (the 15 minute minimum has now been removed).
 
If you have any questions regarding Council services and arrangements, please don’t hesitate to contact our friendly customer service team on 03 5391 4444 or via email to info@hindmarsh.vic.gov.au.
 

Updated 15/06/2021