Film permits are required for any commercial film activity that occurs within the City of Yorba Linda. Film activity includes still photography, film, or video production. Any person desiring to use any private or public property for the purpose of staging, shooting, making, capturing, taking, or recording images for any academic, commercial, or business purpose shall obtain a film permit. The permit addresses any noise, lighting, after-hours, parking, liability, or public safety issues. Simply follow the checklist provided in the application, and depending on the complexity of your shoot, a film permit can be approved within a two-day time frame.