Wales Screen works closely with colleagues in the regional local authorities and film offices. For filming permits, you would need to contact the relevant council directly.

Local Authorities / Locations:

Official Guidance:

General guidance / regulations for filming in the UK

(Please note there is no smoking ban exemption for the arts in Wales), follow the link below for further information.

Smoking Ban in Wales

Civil Aviation Authority / Drones and Model Aircraft Code


Depending on where you’re filming, notifying the relevant police force of anything that might affect the general public:

North Wales Police Force

Dyfed Powys Police Force

South Wales Police Force

Gwent Police Force

Got a filming enquiry? Get in touch with the team today