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It's Easier Than Ever
to Film in Tampa Bay.

You Need a Permit

If you're shooting on any public property.
If you park on the street, use a tent, involve stunts, or blow things up.
For film, digital productions, and many still photography shoots.

Still not sure? Ask us for verification

The good news? PERMITS ARE FREE. Apply and sign online.

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Everything You Need In One Place.

Vibrant cityscapes. Urban grit. Rolling hills. Swamplands. Historic neighborhoods. Rural farms. Waterfront views. Sprawling parks. Quiet suburbs. Industrial districts.

This is Hillsborough County, from the strawberry fields of Plant City to the bustling Port of Tampa. Find out why Tampa is a nationally-recognized location destination attracting productions and talent from around the world.

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Production Film Incentives

Hillsborough County provides a 10 percent rebate for companies that spend $100,000 or more on production and post-production!

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Growing the future of
film in Tampa Bay

Hillsborough County has more to offer then sunshine and beaches!

Hotel and Accommodations

Let us help book your production accommodation needs. We offer competitive bidding among many bay area hotels with preferred production rates.

Equipment & Venders

Our Team has worked in the bay area for over a decade. Can’t find what you are looking for in our production guide? Ask us for recommendations.

FAM Tours

First time in Hillsborough County? We are happy to put together personalized location packages or arrange tours of the area in order to help you find the perfection location

One Stop Permitting

Our office is here to streamline the process for all film related permits throughout Hillsborough County. We are dedicated to providing an easy, and FREE permit process for your next production.

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