Photography/ Filming Permit



The City Manager’s Office coordinates issuance of Filming Permits using City of Rocklin property in the City of Rocklin.

Filming includes staging, shooting, filming, videotaping, photographing for commercial and non-theatrical productions. Filming for the purposes of reporting on events or persons that are in the news for print publications, television, cable and other news media is excluded.

The City’s Municipal Code Chapter 12.32 governs Filming Activities in the City of Rocklin.

There is a film permit fee; plus, fees will be charged for actual costs incurred by the city for providing employees, equipment rental, facilities rental, utilities, and similar costs.

Photography/Filming Permit

Filming Includes (for commercial or non-theatrical productions):

  • staging 
  • shooting 
  • filming
  • videotaping 
  • photographing

For additional information, you may contact the Placer-Lake Tahoe Film Office toll free at (877) 228-3456.

Contact the Planning Division at (916) 625-5160 or by email at Access Rocklin.