Decision details

Decision Maker: Corporate Director (Operations and Delivery)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To replace existing filming application process with an industry-standard and vastly improved Creative England system – which Creative England fully supports from a technical point of view.
Partnership will enable sharing of best practice and support promotion of filming within Tendring, in line with Tendring District Council’s Creative and Cultural Strategy.


To enter into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Creative England to use their Film Here enquiry service.
To sign up to the Creative England Filming in England Partnership.
(Option 1)

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 - Signing up to the Creative England MoU for Film Here enquiry service and Filming in England Partnership
Option 2 - Only signing up to one of the partnerships in Option 1
Option 3 - Continuing with current in-house system (and improving it); and not partnering with Creative England

Publication date: 13/10/2020

Date of decision: 13/10/2020