Assistance and cooperation for video/photo/film/tv and multimedia
Several film and television production companies apply to the Mayor's Cabinet the Municipality of Padova to get support for their filming activities, contacts with the local institutions and for any pertinent need such as individuation and availability of locations, drawing up or optimization of the filming schedule, gathering of historical and artistic information on the city monuments, requests for the necessary permissions and authorizations, and so on.
For this purpose, it has been created a network of contacts with the University of Padova, the Botanical Garden, the Diocese of Padova, the Basilica of St Anthony, the Consortium Dmo, etc. with the aim of cooperating to promote the knowledge of the city and its artistic heritage, expression of its secular and religious soul.
The production companies and any subject interested in the activities of video/foto/film/television and multimedia shooting in the municipal territory, in order to receive support and cooperation from our Office, are required to fill in the specific form that can be printed from the section “Attachments”, in good time to allow the pertinent office - of the Mayor's Cabinet - to check out any information related to the assistance required.
Only the filming and photography for commercial purposes and/or with occupation of public space need a formal authorization.
For filming or photography for non-commercial purposes, without occupation of public space, is required in any case the filling in of the enclosed form, but just for informational/statistical purposes.
Filming and photography for personal use and home videos do not need any communication.
Settore Gabinetto del Sindaco
Palazzo Moroni, via del Municipio, 1 - 35122 Padova
telephone 049 8205620