Please note that while City Offices were closed on Monday, Feb. 17th in observance of Presidents' Day, residents are reminded that trash pickup will remain on a normal schedule for the week.
The City of Newport supports the arts and will do its best to negotiate film, photograph and television production logistics. At the same time, production companies are required to review and respect the City of Newport ordinances and regulations (fire, noise, parking and traffic, alcohol, productions and use of bright lighting after dark and general nuisances).
Newport is a city of neighborhoods, so please respect the quality of life of our residents.
Permits which may be required include:
Screen credit to the City of Newport is assumed. Early coordination is the key to accommodating the particular needs of your production, so please provide as much notice as possible. Please complete the following questionnaire and forward in a timely manner to: Erin Mulligan firstname.lastname@example.org or (401) 845-5414 for additional questions
If you are planning to use any of the City parks for filming or photo shoots, please submit the City Park Use form with your film request.
A certificate of liability insurance of at least $1,000,000 with the City of Newport.
(43 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840) named as the additional insured is required.
If you'd like more information about using Newport as part of your next film, television, or photography project, please contact Erin Mulligan at email@example.com
43 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840
Phone: (401) 845-5300 (M-F 8:30 am - 4:30 pm)
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