Split - Dalmatian Film Office

Empowering the film crews: The office that supports your project

Filming locations in Split-Dalmatia County


Discovering and visiting locations

Filming permits

Assistance in obtaining all filming permits


Connection with local filming professionals

The Split-Dalmatia Film Office (SDFU) was founded to attract film crews and film projects for movies, TV series, and other multimedia content to the county. We are your best partner for Identifying and showcasing potential filming locations, Providing logistical support for both domestic and international productions, Obtaining all necessary filming permits, and Facilitating connections between production teams, film professionals, and local hospitality providers.

At SDFU, we are committed to ensuring your filming experience in our region is seamless and successful.

The Split-Dalmatia Film Office provides extensive logistical and technical support to productions interested in filming within Split-Dalmatia County.

We assist you with:

  • Obtaining permits for filming at locations in the County, including liaising with all necessary institutions
  • Connecting with local productions and film professionals
  • Facilitating communication with hospitality providers with potential benefits and discounts
  • Ensuring local guides for desired locations
    Identifying suitable filming locations
    Communication with public authorities, private entities, and businesses – regionally and nationally
  • Obtaining necessary filming permits
  • Obtaining approvals for the rental of public areas
  • Securing approvals from the Split-Dalmatia police department (PU Splitsko-Dalmatinska)

All of the listed services are provided free of charge.

Why film in Split-Dalmatia County?

In recent years, Split-Dalmatia County has emerged as a coveted filming destination worldwide.
 Its stunning locations, diverse geography, and rich architectural and cultural heritage spanning various historical periods provide an impeccable backdrop for various film genres.

Filming Incentives

Croatia’s magnetism as a filming destination is on the rise, thanks to the incentives provided by the Croatian Audiovisual Center. These incentives present a remarkable opportunity to reclaim 25% of your filming investment in Croatia. Furthermore, by shooting in regions with below-average development you can earn an additional 5% in returns.

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