Filming and Photography

    With over 6,000 acres of beautiful and diverse landscapes across the city, there are ample locations for filming or photography in The Parks Trust’s parkland and we welcome requests from organisations and groups to use it for this purpose.

    Location use

    No photography or filming shoots are permitted without the prior agreement of The Parks Trust. A fee is also applicable.

    If you would like to use any of The Parks Trust’s green space for a photography or filming project please complete and return this application form to

    Location Fee Charges 

    Half day of Filming (up to 4 hours)£125 +VAT
    Full Day of filming (between 4-8 hours)£250 + VAT
    Half Day Commercial Photography (up to 4 hours)£125 + VAT
    Full Day Commercial Photography (between 4-8 hours)£250 + VAT

    Fees for longer periods of filming or commercial photography are available on request. All community and student filming and photography projects do require a licence but are free of charge.

    Whilst we can be flexible we do require at least one weeks’ notice to process a filming or photography application. The Parks Trust reserves the right to reject any requests that are unsuitable. It may not be possible to facilitate shoots during peak season or when particular events are taking place.

    Commercial Photographers

    If you would like to apply to host regular portrait photoshoots in our parks as part of your commercial photography business, please contact the team for a license application form and return to the below address with a copy of your risk assessment and public liability insurance. We offer an annual commercial photography licence at £125+VAT.  For enquiries please email:

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