California

Santa Barbara

Eligible Production Types

  • Feature Films
  • Scripted Television
  • Reality Television
  • Documentaries
  • Animation
  • Video Games
  • Webisodes
  • Talk Shows
  • Game Shows
  • Live Events
  • Commercials

Location Production Needs

  • Rural
  • Suburban
  • Snow
  • Tropical
  • Beaches/Ocean
  • Mountains
  • Lakes/Rivers
  • Deserts
  • Forests
  • City

Santa Barbara County Film Commission

Ryan Grau, Director of Film & Special Events

500 E. Montecito Street

Santa Barbara, CA 93103

805.966.9222 ext. 110

Ryan@SantaBarbaraCA.com

www.filmsantabarbara.com

Incentive

Rebate

Project Criteria

$2.5K

Qualified Spend

The Incentive will only be available to “new business”, specifically, production companies which have never shot in Santa Barbara County.

  • Permit Fees
  • 50% of CHP or Police costs
Program Guidelines

$50K

Additional Considerations

No

Available for productions from September 30 - May 31.