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Film Production

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Filming in St. Catharines is catching magic in a bottle

Bustling city streets, crashing waves, luscious vineyards and historic architecture make St. Catharines the perfect backdrop for you next project. 

Are you a filmmaker looking into St. Catharines as your next shooting location?

The City of St. Catharines is here to help, from initial concept to calling, "Action!"

Film Permits
Complete and submit our online Film Permit Application form for each project. City staff are familiar with the film industry and what St. Catharines, and Niagara, can offer and will help you with your filming needs.

Apply for a Film Permit

We must receive Film Permit Applications at least 10 business days before the start of filming in St. Catharines.

note: If your production involves road closures or special effects or includes other special requirements we may require more time to process your application.

Do you have a shorter filming timeline?
Contact us at 905.688.5600 or to discuss your proposal and how we can accommodate your project.

Discover Why St. Catharines Is Your Business Advantage

Contact our team of experts for a consultation today.

Get Started

(905) 688-5601