One-Stop Shop for Production Needs
Well-known as the world’s premier tourist destination, the Orlando region is also a leading destination for film, television, commercial and web production. State-of-the-art soundstages and unique locations have made the region one of the busiest production centers in the United States.
Rolling Hills, Wild Swamps, Lush Jungles, Unspoiled Pastures, Lakes, Springs and Cities
An Average Temperature of 83 Degrees Fahrenheit
Over 4,000 Miles of Diverse Locations
Locate skilled crew and qualified companies to support any production from inception to completion.
In addition to permitting services, the Orlando Film Commission also assists with location needs.
The Orlando Film Commission serves as the liaison between productions and local jurisdictions.
Florida Entertainment Sales Tax Exemption
Any qualified production company producing motion pictures, made for television motion pictures, television series, commercial advertising, music videos or sound recordings in Florida, may be eligible for a sales and use tax exemption on certain production related purchases in Florida. To be exempt from Florida’s sales tax at the point of sale, the production company must apply for a certificate of exemption.
If you are unable to apply online, or are having trouble with the links above, please contact Donyelle.Marshall@deo.myflorida.com or call 850.717.8990.
Florida Film Incentive Program Advocacy
Film Florida is a not-for-profit association that provides a leadership role in Florida’s film and entertainment industries. The Orlando Film Commission is a proud supporter of and an active member in this group.
Film Florida encourages its members and industry stakeholder / partners to actively participate in the legislative process. They have put together an Advocacy Toolkit for your convenience, designed to help you understand the political framework and provide resources necessary to get involved in the legislative process. By becoming an active participant with Film Florida, you can help strengthen the influence the film and entertainment industries have with our elected officials in the state of Florida.
Orlando Film Commission Staff
Connect With Us
For all production related inquiries, contact Orlando Film Commission Director Lindsey Sandrin.