Production guidance

Guidance published by industry to safely restart production in film and high-end television production

Working Safely During COVID-19 in Film and High-end TV Drama Production - has been published by the British Film Commission and produced as part of wider BFI Screen Sector COVID-19 Task Force recovery initiatives. Read more

TV Production Guidance: Managing the Risk of Covid-19 in Production Making - ITV, BBC, Sky, Channel 4, Channel 5, STV, ITN, the Association for Commercial Broadcasters and On-Demand Services (COBA) and Pact have joined forces to introduce new industry wide guidelines for producing television safely in the weeks and months ahead. Read more

10 point guidelines and protocols, agreed by the A.S.P.E.C membership, as a Phase 1 approach to a safe return to work. Access the document on our resources page here.

Guidance for Safe Working in Post-Production and VFX during the COVID-19 Pandemic
from Screen Alliance. Read more.

Read law firm Wiggin’s Returning to Production Employment and Data Protection FAQs here.

Restarting production bible for Pact members - The document can be downloaded from the Pact Resource Library here and you will need to be a Pact member to view it.

Film London have released the COVID-19 Guidelines for Location Filming in London as an annex to the London Filming Partnership’s Code of Practice which aims to help assist filming to begin again in the capital. The document accompanies the guidelines annex as a Filming Resource List.

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