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.
$1,000 per day
+ $500 administrative fee
1-15 people and no more than five vehicles
$2,500 per day
+$500 administrative fee
16-30 crew members and/or 6-10 vehicles
$5,000 per day
+$750 administrative fee
30+ crew members and/or more than 10 vehicles
Minor/Major I - $400
Major II - $800
For applications needing to be processed in less than five business days
$75 per hour per staff member
For staff support during the first 8 hours each day
$112.50 per hour per staff member
For staff support during each hour over and above the first 8 hours
25% markup on retail cost
Location Fee - Business Hours
For using a facility during normal business hours
Questions? Email email@example.com