Other Applications

Georgia Southern / Armstrong University

Georgia Southern University (and the Armstrong campus) offers a wide variety of locations for feature films, documentaries, student films, commercial photo shoots and other creative projects. The University’s campuses are considered by many to be among the most scenic and beautiful college campuses in the country. Comprised of educational and recreational facilities in Statesboro, Savannah and Hinesville, Georgia, the University is home to more than 27,000 students. For location fees and other information, please visit our website. For assistance with location requests, please contact the Office of Strategic Communications and Marketing.

For Statesboro and Liberty Campuses contact:
Melanie Simón

For the Armstrong Campus contact:
Amanda Heinz


Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

For Film Permits that involve the beach, shorelines, and the State of Georgia’s Shore Protection Act Jurisdiction, please contact Deborah Barrierio.  Please note, there is a mandatory 15 day notification period after the DNR approves your request.

Deborah Barreiro
Coastal Permit Coordinator
The State of Georgia’s Department of Natural Resources


For Film Permits that involve the Savannah River please use the Marine Event Permit. Please note that applications for marine events must be received by the Boating Law Administrator at least 30 days prior to the event. Applications for water events (10,000 or more participants and spectators) must be received at least 90 days prior to the event Unless a special deadline for a restricted water is in effect. Complete and legible faxes are acceptable.

Captain Chris Hodge
Region Supervisor
The State of Georgia’s Department of Natural Resources

Marine Event Permit

Fort Pulaski National Monument

A Special Use Permit is required to conduct special events and activities at Fort Pulaski National Monument, such as commercial filming, photography, and Boy Scout & Girl Scout camping.

Certain special events are permitted on park grounds and inside the fort. However, no activity can interfere with the daily operation of the park or with the visiting public. No part of the fort or park grounds will be closed or reserved for such events.

All student permit applications must be accompanied by a description of the requisite project from the professor and the signed student confirmation form below.

Please fill out and return the required form to Fort Pulaski National Monument. If you have any questions please feel free to contact the Special Use Permit Coordinator:

Ron Calhoun
Special Permits Coordinator
(912) 777-2736

Application For Special Use Permit
Application For Commercial Filming and Photography
Student Permit

Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT)

Right-of-Way Permits for Movie & TV Production
A permit is required for all requested use of the right-of-way for film purposes. Permits are issued by District Traffic Operations section. If locations requested are in multiple Districts, a separate Permit must be issued for each District.

Contact Directory

Green Production Guide

A Project of the Producers Guild of America

Bryan County Camera Ready Liaison

Christy Sherman
Executive Director
Richmond Hill Convention and Visitors Bureau
(912) 756-2676

Effingham County Camera Ready Liaison

Andrew Cripps
Chief Executive Officer
Effingham County Chamber of Commerce

Effingham County Film Permit Application

Liberty County Camera Ready Liaison

Leah Poole
Chief Executive Officer
Liberty County Chamber of Commerce and Convention & Visitors Bureau
(912) 368-4445

Liberty County Guidelines and Film Permit Application

McIntosh County Camera Ready Liaison

Laurie Poole
Film & Media Liaison
(912) 602-4481

McIntosh County Film Permit Application

McIntosh County Police Fees are $25.00 / hr.

Bulloch County Camera Ready Liaison

Becky Davis
Executive Director, Statesboro Convention & Visitors Bureau
(912) 259-9555
(912) 489-1869

Savannah-Chatham County Public School System

Thank you for your interest in utilizing the Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools facilities. In accordance with Board Policy EBH and EBH-R, the District encourages organizations considered educational, youth programs, civic/community service organizations, and private/for-profit companies to utilize the facilities.  Please visit our website to submit a facility rental request.

Use of Facilities Application

For general questions or comments about using a District facility please contact the Facilities Management Department at (912) 395-3000 or email us at facilities@sccpss.com

Live Oak Public Libraries

Thank you for your interest in Creative / Commercial / Professional Photography & Video/Filming at Live Oak Public Libraries. This form is required in order to review your request. For more information, read the Photography & Video/Filming Policy

Film Request Application

Savannah Hilton Head International Airport

All commercial filming, non-profit and student filming, videography, and commercial photography requests must be reviewed and approved by the Savannah Airport Commission. The permitting process requires a minimum of two weeks.

Permit Application 

Certificate of Insurance should address Savannah Airport Commission as the loss payee.

Skidaway Island State Park

Applications can be submitted electronically to sam.cox@dnr.ga.gov  or can be submitted in person at the Skidaway Island State Park main office, located inside the park.

Film Request Application
Rules for Filming

Wormsloe State Historic Site

Gretchen Greminger
Site Manager, Wormsloe State Historic Site