Thank you for your interest in filming and photography on the Metro network.

Before you begin your application, be advised that any of the following is prohibited on the Metro rail network:

  • Activity that disruptions or creates inconvenience for Metro passengers, staff, tenants, neighbours or the general public.
  • Activity in the air space directly above the train including filming and photography that involves aircraft and helicopters.
  • Activity that requires excavation work directly below the rail.
  • Use of pyrotechnics, dangerous or flammable substances and weapons (including spear guns, firearms and explosives).
  • Production of film or photography with subject matter that is likely to be considered sensitive or offensive. This includes nudity, offensive language, violence, drug use, anti-social behaviour or political or racial content.
  • Production of film or photography that may diminish the reputation of public transport or the public transport system in Victoria.
  • Production of film or photography to be used to promote a political party, parties or a political cause.
  • Production of film or photography that promotes or relates to alcohol or gambling.

Only completed applications will be assessed.

Please allow up to two weeks for processing of your application.

Submission of an application does not guarantee a permit will be granted. Metro is under no obligation to accept applications.

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* 1. Enter your details below. Put "N/A" where fields do not apply.

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* 2. What type of filming and photography are you intending to conduct on the network?

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* 3. What is the subject of your filming and/or photography?

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* 4. How many people will be involved in the filming and/or photography? (Including all cast and crew members required to be on site)

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* 5. How many vehicles are required to be on site for the filming and/or photography?

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* 6. Please list all the Metro sites you a requesting access, including dates and times of requested access. It is helpful to include as much detail as you can.

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* 7. What equipment will you be using? Please list all equipment you will be bringing onto Metro sites for your filming and/or photography.

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* 8. In the box below, add any additional information and comments you would like to be included in your application.

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