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Please note

Since the official language is German, you will need an experienced German speaking production manager for more complex procedures who can fill out the forms and can clarify any questions concerning the shooting permits. You will find a list of production and location managers in our database.

 


Berlin

Trailer trips may only be made with vehicles that have a special exception approval according to §46 Paragraph 1 No. 5. You can find providers of such vehicles here.

The route with the date and time must be communicated to the film office of the Central Road Traffic Authority so that the police authorities can be informed.

The following ancillary provisions are mandatory for trailer trips:

  1. Objects and people must be secured on the trailer for filming in that they cannot fall down while driving.
  2. It must be ensured that the cinematographers remain seated in the attached seats during the filming.
  3. The license holder must inform the responsible police section about the shooting and planned routes in advanced. 
  4. Instructions from police officers that preclude this exemption must be followed.
  5. If the requierements are not fullfilled the permit can be taken back at any time

Brandenburg

Permission for filming with trailer vehicles can be applied at lower road traffic authority of the respective district or city .

Please note:

Trailer journeys on motorways need to be requested separately from the  Brandenburg State Road Service - freeway authority.

The following must be attached to the application:

The permit is linked to additional requirements

  1. Objects and people must be secured on the trailer for filming in such a way that they cannot fall down while driving.
  2. It must be ensured that the cinematographers remain seated in the attached seats during the filming.
  3. The license holder must inform the responsible police section about the shooting and planned routes in advanced. 
  4. Instructions from police officers that preclude this exemption must be followed.
  5. If the requierements are not fullfilled the permit can be taken back at any time.