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As from 1 July 2010, this site will no longer be updated and will be retained for Archive purposes only.

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Filming in Scotland


With over 100 Scottish-based production companies and more than 300 facilities companies generating a turnover of 1.2 billion (1.7 billion) per year, production activity in Scotland amongst the highest in the UK outside London.

Full contact details for Scottish producers, production companies, crew and facilities are available at the production guide for Scotland online at

Guidelines for Filming in Scotland

Our guidelines for filming in Scotland give advice on how to make your shoot in Scotland as sucessful as it can be.

Download our
Guidelines for Filming in Scotland for full details.

Economic Impact

It is useful for Scottish Screen Locations to gauge the economic value your production brings to Scotland.

Please note if you film in Scotland, you will be asked to provide us with some details of your expenditure.  This is purely for our own records, and helps us maintain our funding as a free service to all filmmakers.

Download Scottish Screen Locations' Economic Impact Form.

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