|Film & Event Permits|
A City of Half Moon Bay special event or film permit is required for
The Special Event application fee ranges from $55 to $186 and is determined by the range of services needed for the activity. Additional costs apply when City services are required. A list of staffing costs is located on the Master Fee Schedule. The Film Permit fees are $224/day.
The process to obtain a Film or Special Event Permit
Prior to the event, the applicant is responsible for notifing any and all entities/agencies that may be involved in this event (i.e., Sheriff, Highway Patrol, San Mateo County, State Parks and Beaches, etc.) and adhering to those requirements. Once you appliation is submitted, your premit will be processed within 2-3 weeks. You will be notified by telephone on the status of your permit and a copy of the approved application will be mailed to you.
Special Event Permit - $191 Permit fee: Special Event Permit Application
Film Permit - $225/day: HMB Film Permit Application - 2014
For additional Film and Special Event Permit questions please call (650) 726-8270