If you have chosen a location in Westminster for your filming or event, you will need to apply for permission.
Our application fee is not refundable. Before you apply, read the below guides and information on this page to understand the complexities involved:
After you have checked your activity is eligible, please submit an application.
Once we receive your form, you will receive an initial automated email with a link to your submitted form. We will then email you a reference number and information on how to pay your application fee.
If you are unable to submit your application, please check:
Use the payment tool below to:
Please have your reference number to hand, which will be on email correspondence you have received from us.
To make sure we charge you correctly, please double check our fees.
If you wish to discuss your activity before submitting an application you can request a consultation with an Officer. This costs £135 per hour.
The officer assigned to your application will inform you of what will be required and how to apply.
There are a number of other council departments that may be useful to you when organising an event in Westminster:
The City Promotions, Events and Filming Team supports the safe planning and regulation of filming and events, and balances these activities with the needs of residents and businesses.
For any questions not covered by our guide, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 7641 2390.