Effective September 1, 2019, the hourly billing rate for Fire Safety Officer (FSO) services will increase from $172.15 to $179.70 per hour.
The Public Safety & Film Unit reviews applications for filming permits, commercial still photography, annual fuel truck inspection and special effects permits. The Public Safety and Film Unit sets requirements and may conduct inspections at filming locations to ensure public safety and compliance with the Fire Code.
The Public Safety & Film Unit is responsible for the assignment of Fire Safety Officers (FSO) and Fire Safety Advisors (FSA) at filming locations within the jurisdictional areas of the County of Los Angeles Fire Department. FSO rate is $179.70 an hour and FSA rate is $55.14 an hour.
Permit Fee Collection Sites
To date, the following permit fee collection sites have been approved: