Film Permits

Welcome to the City of Ontario Film Permits! 

We are here to coordinate your film permit application experience. To get your film project in Ontario started, fill out our online application or contact us today.


Email: [email protected]

Phone: (909) 395-2081

Film Permit Application & Regulations

Please read the Regulations & Instructions document before filling out application. 


All applications must be filled out online: Film Permit Application.

If you need to amend an application already submitted use the Film Permit Addendum Form.

Questions can be emailed to [email protected]. All payment and supporting documents must be submitted 4 business days before the first day of planned filming for processing. If you are requesting street closures or would like to utilize stunts/special effects/pyrotechnics in your production, you must have those permits routed through the appropriate departments and approved prior to the 4 business day deadline to include with your film permit.

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How can I promote my business/property for filming?

Email [email protected] to request promotion of your business or property for filming in Ontario.

Filming Locations in Ontario

Commonly used places for filming in Ontario:

  • Historic Euclid Avenue
  • Ontario International Airport
  • Toyota Arena
  • Ontario Convention Center
  • R. Jack Mercer Ontario Community Bandstand (located at Euclid Avenue and C Street)
  • Ontario Town Square

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