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  • Filming Permits
  • Hiring
  • Casting
  • Crews

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An individual or a company intending to make a film can apply for permits through "Bhutan Film & Travel".

The Royalty fee structure payable to the Government (in United States Dollar) is as follows:

SL. NO. TYPES ROYALTY SECURITY DEPOSIT TOTAL
1 DOCUMENTARY USD 3,000/- USD 2,000/- USD 5,000/-
2 FILMS USD 10,000/- USD 2,000/- USD 12,000/-
3 ADVERTISEMENT USD 5,000/- USD 2,000/- USD 7,000/-
4 MUSIC VIDEO USD 3,000/- USD 2,000/- USD 5,000/-
5 TV SERIES USD 3,000/- USD 2,000/- USD 5,000/-
The filming fee as stated above is applicable for all filming activities irrespective of whether they are for non-profit, project related, developmental, promotional and educational films made by a development partner with the government, Bhutanese NGOs and other licensed organizations. There is no exemption of the fee under any circumstance.
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Contact Details
Bhutan Film & Travel
NPPF Building, 2nd Floor
Swimming Pool, PO Box# 0347
Thimphu Bhutan

Contact # +975 2 33 06 19
Mobile: +975 17 12 32 22
Email: [email protected]
DOCUMENT AND FEE REQUIRED FOR FILMING PERMIT
  1. Duly filled Filming Permit Application Form
  2. List of Equipments
  3. List of Crew Members
  4. Passport Copy
  5. Company Profile
  6. Recommendation/Endorsement Letter from the Company
  7. Letter from Local Counterpart/Travel Agent
  8. Valid Travel Insurance Copy
  9. Synopsis of the Film.
GUIDELINES FOR FILMING IN BHUTAN
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