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Filming and photography

Organizations and individuals wanting to film or take photographs on LCRA property for commercial use, stock photography, student projects, television, or movies must receive permission from LCRA prior to production.

What you need to know

  • Complete the LCRA Film Location Application and email it to [email protected].
  • Filming and photography limited to personal use is allowed in LCRA parks without a permit, including the use of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (drones) operated recreationally.
  • Drones must not be flown over or near LCRA critical infrastructure, including dams, power lines and power plants. All federal, state and local regulations regarding drones must be strictly observed.
  • Anyone on LCRA lands must adhere to LCRA’s Land and Water Use Regulations.

Locations

Pricing

Minor Production

$1,000 per day
+ $500 administrative fee

1-15 people and no more than five vehicles

Major I Production

$2,500 per day
+$500 administrative fee

16-30 crew members and/or 6-10 vehicles

Major II Production

$5,000 per day
+$750 administrative fee

30+ crew members and/or more than 10 vehicles

Rush Charge

Minor/Major I – $400
Major II – $800

For applications needing to be processed in less than five business days

LCRA Staff Support

$75 per hour per staff member

For staff support during the first 8 hours each day

LCRA Staff Support

$112.50 per hour per staff member

For staff support during each hour over and above the first 8 hours

Materials

25% markup on retail cost

LCRA-provided materials/supplies

Location Fee – Business Hours

$100 per hour

For using a facility during normal business hours

Questions? Email [email protected]