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Leisure and Cultural Services Department

Photo  Application Form 


District Leisure Services Office of respective districts


44 swimming pools managed by the Department

How To Apply: 

Call before sending in the application form with information on the location, date, time, nature of activities, synopsis of the film, description of the scenes, props set to be used, size of the crew and cast, equipment list and a copy of the public liability insurance cover.
Processing time : 7 working days for simple/straightforward cases and payment by cash. 10 or more working days for complicated cases such as those involving consultation with relevant government departments/ property owners etc., and/or payment by cheque.

Contact details of respective districts :
Central & Western District (tel : 2853 2563 / email : [email protected])
Eastern District (tel : 2564 2646 / email : [email protected])
Southern District (tel : 2553 0103 / email : [email protected])
Wan Chai District (tel : 2879 5602 / email : [email protected])
Kowloon City District (tel : 2762 2083 / email : [email protected])
Kwun Tong District (tel : 2797 8484 / email : [email protected])
Sham Shui Po District (tel : 2386 0945 / email : [email protected])
Wong Tai Sin District (tel : 2351 7456 / email : [email protected])
Yau Tsim Mong District (tel : 2302 1762 / email : [email protected])

Kwai Tsing District (tel : 2619 9200 / email : [email protected])
North District (tel : 2679 2818 / email : [email protected])
Sai Kung District (tel : 2791 3100 / email : [email protected])
Sha Tin District (tel : 2634 0111 / email : [email protected])
Tai Po District (tel : 3183 9042 / email : [email protected])
Tsuen Wan District (tel : 2212 9738 / email : [email protected])
Tuen Mun District (tel : 2451 3305 / email : [email protected])
Yuen Long District (tel : 2478 4342 / email : [email protected])
Islands District (tel : 2852 3220 / email : [email protected])


$7,000 (basic charge) for the first 4 hours, $1,770 for each subsequent 4-hour block and a refundable deposit equal to the fees payable. Rentals will also be charged for the facilities (if applicable).
If extra government personnel is required to assist in the filming, the actual cost plus overheads will be charged.
All fees and deposits are to be paid at least 6 working days before filming.

PLI Cover: 

Applicants shall effect a public liability insurance in the sum of $6.5 million to $30 million (depending on the risk level) in the joint names of the Government of the HKSAR and the company at their own expense, with terms and conditions to be approved by the Department.

Compliments to the government and public bodies that have agreed to consider applications to hire premises or facilities under their management for location filming.