Filming and photography on LCRA land

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
  • 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


We proudly support the Texas Film Commission and the Austin Film Commission

Questions? Email