Letter to facilitate filming, issued by the Portuguese Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual (ICA)

The Alentejo and Ribatejo Film Commission can provide a Letter to facilitate filming from the ICA to the departments and local authorities in question relating to the filming or fiction films and television programmes of a fictional nature.

In order to issue a Letter to facilitate filming, the Alentejo and Ribatejo Film Commission requires the following information:

  • The title of the audiovisual project
  • The name of the director
  • The name of the producer and production company and/or production

manager and/or location manager

  • Precise filming locations and dates
  • Certificate confirming the absence of violence, racism and sexism and is not in breach

of any legislation in force in Portugal.

Please email this information to: info@arfc.pt, joao.antero@arfc.pt