How do I apply for a permit?
Requests for permits are taken by phone and/or e-mail in the order received. Leave a voice message and your call will be returned. Below are a list of contact information for the Permit Office. Please contact the appropriate ranger for your activity.
Commercial Use Authorizations and Still Photography Permits
Office of Special Park Uses
Desk and voice mail: (805) 370-2369
Motion Picture, Special Events, and Filming Permits
Special Park Uses Coordinator
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area
Desk and voice mail: (805) 370-2308