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Labour Licenses

In Québec, a special act* on labour relations in film, television and other areas imposes requirements on Canadian and non-Canadian producers hiring artists for positions included in a bargaining sector defined by the CRAAAP**.

Please consult the Québec producers association (APFTQ) Association des producteurs de films et de télévision du Québec in order to obtain additional information.

* Act respecting the Professional Status and Conditions of Engagement of Performing, Recording and Film Artists (R.S.Q., c. S-32.1)

** Commission de reconnaissance des associations d’artistes et des associations de producteurs

Permits and Licenses

In Quebec, filming authorizations and permits are managed by municipalities. However, film and television offices in some administrative regions may direct you to the authorities responsible for these requests.

Montréal Film and TV Commission
Phone: (514) 872-2883
Email: film.tv@montreal.ca

Québec City - Bureau des grands événements

Téléphone: (418) 641-6766
Télécopieur: (418) 691-3644
Courriel: cinema@ville.quebec.qc.ca

Film Laurentides (Laurentians Film Commission)
Téléphone: (450) 562-2446 # 253
Télécopieur: (450) 562-1911
Courriel: info@filmlaurentides.ca

Bureau du cinéma et de la télévision de Chaudières-Appalaches
Téléphone: (581) 681-8783 
Courriel: info@bctca.ca

Bureau du cinéma et de la télévision de Longueuil
Téléphone : (450) 463-7100 #3164
Télécopieur : (450) 646-8388
Courriel: robert.demers@longueuil.quebec

Bureau du cinéma du Lac-Brome
Téléphone: (579) 438-8911
Courriel: k.coshof@stonehaven.ca

Bureau du cinéma de Saguenay

Téléphone: (418) 698-3157 # 6013
Courriel: marie.josee.boudreault@saguenay.ca
In regions that are not served by a regional film bureau, please consult the Répertoire des municipalités du Québec in order to obtain their respective contact information.
To obtain information on the provincial road network, please consult Transport Québec.