The Gauteng Film Commission (GFC) develops, promotes and coordinates the film and television production industry in Gauteng. We are tasked with positioning the province as a world-class destination for film-making.
Mandated to position Durban as a world-class film production destination and facilitate the development of the local film industry. The office is also responsible for facilitating and coordinating on-location filming in the City of Durban and surrounds.
The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) offers industry-specific incentives to promote local-content generation as well as to attract foreign-based film productions to shoot on location in South Africa.
The City’s permit processes are designed to manage all location filming on public property as well as filming activity on private land which may impact on public property or the use of public amenities.