In observance of Independence Day, Dallas County offices will be closed on Monday, July 4, 2022.
60 Day Burn Ban in Effect as of June 23, 2022

Filming at Dallas County

Filming at Dallas County

George Allen Sr., Courts Building - 600 Commerce Street, 9th Floor, Dallas, TX 75202
Phone: (214) 653-7839


As of June 6, 2022, interior filming will be approved case-by-case.
Social distancing is strictly enforced.

Dallas County no longer has Jail Cell’s available for filming.

Dallas County is a fun, friendly, secured filming location. Dallas County has had a filming presence in the industry for over 20+ years. If you are interested in filming at Dallas County, please email the following information to DCFMOPS@dallascounty.org.

  1. Name of Filming Company
  2. Date of Filming request
  3. Brief description of plot

Location Agreement Forms:

Dallas County Filming - Location Agreement
Dallas County Filming - Location Agreement for Non-Profits

Room Rental Information:

B-ROLL Filming;

B Roll Exterior Filming is allowed and does not require any Commissioners Court approval. All public exterior filming is allowed.

B Roll Interior Filming requires Commissioners Court approval (10-business days). Complete the filming request (profit or non-profit) and email all details, permits etc. to DCFMOPS@dallascounty.org.

Drone Filming;

Drone approval is on a case by case. Please contact the Dallas Film Commission (City of Dallas) for permitting. Once you have received permission/permit for the City of Dallas, email Dallas County the permit to move forward with Dallas County approval process.