titlePermit Process

The City of Cerritos actively promotes a positive atmosphere for production companies wishing to film within the City limits. A film permit is required for filming done within the City of Cerritos. We have a simplified permit procedure designed to coordinate all your production needs. Use the following forms to submit your application:

Submit Film Permit Application to:

Arcy Hinojosa
Business License Officer
(562) 916-1236 Phone
To submit an application via e-mail, call (562) 916-1236 to request an e-mail address for Arcy Hinojosa.


Please use this information sheet as a checklist to assemble the materials required for your Film Permit. All documents are required for a complete application.

______Cover letter with full description of production

______Film Permit Application

______General Filming/Photograpy Rules

______Certificate of General Liability Insurance and Endorsement ($1 million minimum) naming the City of Cerritos as additional insured

______Payment of Film Permit Fee and estimated charges for facilities and labor

______Approved Los Angeles County Fire Department Film Permit

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