Filming In Washington

Washington hosts a vast amount of different scenic locations. From the incredible Mount Rainier running more than 14000 feet to vibrant cities like Seattle. Filmmakers from around the world have traveled to Washington State to find a diversity of film-friendly locations.

When shooting in the state of Washington you should get in contact with Washington Filmworks. They are a non-profit organization willing to help and guide you through the process of securing locations, permits and providing helpful information.

Film Insurance Requirements in the State of

We recommend holding and providing:

Certificate(s) of Insurance (COI) as evidence of General Liability coverage in the amount not less than $1,000,000 for each occurrence.

A separate additional insured endorsement for the COI with the following wording: “the State of Washington, including its officers, agents and employees is named as additional insured, with respect to liability arising out of the operations related to filming on Washington state-owned or operated property.”

Workers Compensation coverages for all crew and employees.

Washington Filmworks

1411 Fourth Avenue, Suite 420

Seattle, WA 98101

P:(206) 264-0667

F:(206) 382-4343


Disclaimer: The encapsulated production information on this page is provided for general purposes only and should not be construed as advice. While we do our utmost to keep all information up to date, production requirements change often. The best source for details is the film office itself.

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