Filming

Filming on a stationAmateur and professional filmmakers must obtain permission from Sydney Trains to conduct any filming on our premises (e.g. at stations, in stabling yards and offices).

Each case will be reviewed on a case by case basis. Sydney Trains reserves the right to refuse any filming requests.

Your requirements

  • Applicants are required to submit an application for assessment and scheduling - fees apply.
  • A minimum of 10 business days* notice is required to process applications.
  • Applicants will require public liability insurance for the sum of $20 million.

 

Fees and charges

WEEKDAY Fees (non refundable, GST Exclusive)
Filming is permitted between the hours of 10:00am and 2:00pm only
*Late notice fee (applications submitted with less than 10 days' notice) $550
Legal assessment processing fee $250
Hourly fee (mandatory supervision by a safety/liaison officer or other staff) $430
Parking fee - per spot (subject to availability) $75

 

WEEKEND Fees (non refundable, GST Exclusive)
Fees apply at 4 hourly increments based on time of arrival on site until completion
Legal assessment processing fee $250
Hourly fee (mandatory supervision by a safety/liaison officer or other staff) $380

 

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Unique locations

Special provisions

Location (Click on image to take a closer look)
Eveleigh Railway Workshops Eveleigh Work Sheds street viewView of trains in the Eveleigh Work Sheds
Mortuary Station Street view of Mortuary StationMortuary Station located just outside Central Station
Central Ghost Tunnels Central Ghost Tunnels. Photo by Urban Twilight.Central Ghost Tunnels - unused platforms at Central Station.

 

Each case will be reviewed on a case by case basis. Sydney Trains reserves the right to refuse any filming or photography requests.

Your requirements

  • Applicants are required to submit an application for assessment and scheduling - fees apply.
  • A minimum of 10 business days* notice is required to process applications.
  • Applicants will require public liability insurance for the sum of $50 million.

Apply

 


Media enquiries

For media only enquiries please contact the Sydney Trains Public Affairs Unit to arrange access.

Airport Link stations

Green Square, Mascot, Domestic Airport and International Airport stations are not operated by us. Permission to film or take photos at these stations must be sought from Airport Link Company Pty Ltd.

Olympic Park Station

Permission to film or take photos at Olympic Park Station must be sought from the Sydney Olympic Park Authority.