Film & Photo Shoots
Thousands of requests to film and photograph in Central Park are submitted each year, and each application receives personal attention to ensure that projects can be completed without damaging landscapes or impacting the experience enjoyed by more than 40 million people each year in Central Park.
In order to film or photograph in Central Park, first request approval from the Central Park Conservancy’s Operations team using the form below or submit this PDF form to firstname.lastname@example.org
Once you receive approval from the Conservancy’s Operations team, you may apply for an official permit with the Mayor's Office of Film, Theatre and Broadcasting.
Before planning any shoot in Central Park, please refer to our Guidelines for Filming and Photography in Central Park and Guidelines for Vehicle Use in Central Park.
While there are no fees to film or photograph in Central Park, donations to the Central Park Conservancy are greatly appreciated. These funds help to restore and maintain Central Park so that it can continue to be enjoyed by all.