Capturing a long-exposure sunset with a tripod-mounted Digital SLR

Permit Application

Permit Application

Step 1 of 3 - Project Information

  • This field is for the name of the person applying for the permit on behalf of the production.
  • It is recommended that your provide at least one if not two contact numbers in this field.
    (please check all that apply)
  • MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • This may be a working title or a finished title. Whatever the title is, if applying for REBATE program, the title above should be used in the application.
Fill out the forms, completely, LOCAL budgets, hotels, locations and remit with a copy of Insurance naming the municipalities as additionally insured, ***INDIVIDUALLY ISSUES COI’s AND WORKERS COMP. (OR EXEMPT PROOF, WHERE APPLICABLE).

***If you fail to complete the forms fully and correctly, permits will be put on hold or delayed.

Remit to:

Please allow at least 5-7 days after the receipt of your completed paperwork and insurance to obtain a permit if there are no stunts, pyrotechnics, traffic impacts or street closures required by your shoot. Allow a minimum of  (14) working days if those more complicated elements are involved. We will always try our best to expedite your requests.


Please find below the required information for additionally insured on COI’s:


City of North Port

4970- City Hall Blvd.

City of North Port , FL 34286


Sarasota County, Attn: Risk Management

Safety and Risk Management,

1660- Ringling Blvd. 3rd Floor

Sarasota, FL 34236


Town of Longboat Key

501- Bay Isles Road

Longboat Key, FL 34228


City of Venice

401- West Venice Avenue

Venice, FL 34285


City of Sarasota

1565-1st Street

Sarasota, FL 34236