Lights! Camera! Inaction!

Commercial production companies feel Dublin City Council is frustrating the industry with high fees and long waiting lists

29th May, 2015
Max Brady, co-founder of Pull the Trigger

It’s an issue that won’t go away: the high cost of commercial filming in Dublin. Ahead of a review of Dublin City Council’s filming fees, producers and location managers have urged a reduction.

The council’s charges for shooting commercials in the city are much higher than charges for shooting features and dramas, for which only nominal fees apply.

Commercial production companies are charged €200 for the first...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Tom Maguire: Tax changes we make now could help business for years

More Business Tom Maguire 6 months ago

The Daily Briefing

The Daily Briefing