Fees & Charges

Buckinghamshire Film Office charges for filming on Council land and property. The following charges are subject to change each financial year. The following fees are correct for 2024/25

Application Fee

Crew Size


Up to 10 people


10 to 20 people


20 to 50 people


50 to 75 people


75 to 100 people


100 to 150 people

£250 to £500

Over 150

By Negotiation

Student/Charity (max 10 crew)

No Fee

Student/Charity (10-20 crew)


News Crews – Accredited

No Fee

Location Fees

Outdoor locations hire

By negotiation dependant on location and requirements

Indoor location hire

By negotiation dependant on location and requirements

For Country Parks, please visit https://countryparks.buckscc.gov.uk/commercial-filming/

Filming on the Highway

Administration Fee 


Filming with no Traffic Management or Road Closure

Admin Fee only

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (Road Closure)


Filming with Traffic Management up to 24 hours


Filming with Traffic Management over 24 hours 


Highways Officer Site Visit (per visit)



Parking Suspension & Dispensations

On Street Parking (per 6 meter space)


Per bay, per day (up to 7 days)


Per bay, per day (7 to 14 days)


Per bay, per day (15 days and beyond)


On Street Parking (per bay)


Per bay, per day rate 

£17.60 to £22 (as per On Street Parking)

For pay and display bays there is an additional charge of £6.80 per space, per day

Additional Charges

Drone Permissions

£150 per day

Section 171 Licence


Scaffolding Licence


Removal of Unit Signs (per sign)


Film Office Time

£75 per hour