DATE: November 13, 2018

Due to the devastating fires in the Malibu area, Highway 1 along Pacific Coast Highway is closed to north and southbound traffic from Sunset Blvd. (Los Angeles County) to Las Posas Road (Ventura County). Applications for filming along this portion of PCH, as well as filming at the following State Parks and Beaches will not be accepted until further notice:
  • Malibu Creek State Park
  • Malibu Pier
  • Tapia State Park
  • Point Mugu State Park
  • Sycamore Cove State Beach
  • Leo Carrillo State Park
  • Robert Meyer Memorial State Beach (El Matador, El Pescador and La Piedra)
  • Point Dume Bluffs State Park
  • Point Dume State Beach
  • Paradise Cove
  • Will Rogers State Historic Park is being used as a staging area for firefighters and is currently off-limits to filming.
  • Los Angeles County beaches permitted by FilmL.A. are also currently inaccessible due to road closures and fire damage. They include: Surfrider Beach, Dan Blocker, Westward, Zuma and Nicholas Canyon. Check with FilmL.A. for updates on the beaches within their jurisdiction.
  • Los Angeles State Historic Park and Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook are available for filming, although State Parks' Angeles District is only able to handle a limited number of permits. For information on the availability of these two locations, contact Film Permit Coordinator Melody Light at:  
  • Any filming in Ventura County requiring local law enforcement will be  impacted.

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