Film Permit


Film permits are required for any commercial production filming or still shoots within the Malibu city limits. Please note that filming is not allowed on Sundays under any circumstance.


  • Film companies should call the Malibu Film Office at 805-495-7521 for all information related to permits and filming in Malibu.
  • Malibu residents wishing to report violations or who need assistance with issues related to filming in their neighborhood may call 805-495-7521. (For after-hours assistance, call 805-732-9433.)