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Comment on the City’s draft Film Policy<span> <h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​About the policy​​​​​​​</h2></span> <p>The draft Film Policy aims to position Cape Town as a globally competitive film destination, renowned for the quality and variety of its exceptional locations, studios, facilitation companies and specialised crew.</p><p>It will also guide us on how to work with role-players to build a film industry that contributes to City objectives, such as:</p><ul><li>economic growth, </li><li> job creation, and </li><li>social inclusion</li></ul><p>In addition, the policy aims to:</p><ul><li>build a capable, collaborative, resilient, sustainable and inclusive film industry with the ability to withstand local and international challenges </li><li>form mutually beneficial relationships that will reduce the barriers that prevent entry into the industry, as well as grow and transform the industry. </li><li>assist and guide the City to manage and regulate film-related activities in an efficient, effective and sustainable manner that provides clarity to all residents, role-players and stakeholders.</li></ul><p>Once approved, the draft Film Policy (2021) will replace our <a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Bylaws%20and%20policies/Film%20Policy%20and%20Protocol%20-%20approved%20on%2009%20June%202004.pdf" target="_blank">Film and Protocol Policy (2004)</a>.</p><p>In terms of section 17 of the Local Government: Municipal Systems Act, Act 32 of 2000, you can submit comments to the municipality in respect of the draft policy.</p><ul><li><a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Bylaws%20and%20policies/Draft_Film_Policy.pdf" target="_blank">Access the draft Film Policy</a></li><li> Access the advert (<a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Forms%2c%20notices%2c%20tariffs%20and%20lists/HYS_FILM_POLICY_ENG.pdf" target="_blank">English</a> | <a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Forms%2c%20notices%2c%20tariffs%20and%20lists/HYS_FILM_POLICY_AFR.pdf" target="_blank">Afrikaans</a> |<a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Forms%2c%20notices%2c%20tariffs%20and%20lists/HYS_FILM_POLICY_XHO.pdf" target="_blank"> isiXhosa</a>)</li></ul><p>You can also access the information at:</p><ul><li><a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Explore%20and%20enjoy/See-all-city-facilities/our-service-facilities/Libraries">City libraries</a> </li><li><a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Family%20and%20home/Meet-the-City/city-council/find-your-councillor-ward-or-subcouncil">Subcouncil offices </a></li><li>In the document downloads section below</li></ul><h2 class="sectHeading">Comment period</h2><p>Submit your comments and objections from <strong>11 October - 31 October 2021</strong>.</p><h2 class="sectHeading">Submit your comment</h2><p> <strong>Online</strong><br> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/_layouts/15/WebFeedback.SharePoint/webfeedback.aspx?id=%20f67a0dc3-c4fa-48e2-8513-bc3bd3eebf4f" target="_blank">Submit your comment online</a>.</p><p> <strong>Delivery</strong><br> Deliver your written comments by hand to:</p><p> <em> <strong>For attention: Terence Isaacs </strong></em><br><em>Film and Events Department </em><br><em>10th Floor, Tower Block, Civic Centre, </em><br><em> 12 Hertzog Boulevard </em><br><em>Cape Town </em><br><em>8000</em></p> <span> <div class="notification with-heading dark-copy pink bg-light-grey"><div class="graphic with-border"> <i class="info note">​​​</i> </div><div class="desc"><h4>Please note</h4><p> We will assist you if you would like to submit comments but have a disability or are unable to read or write. Call <em> <a>021 444 7691</a></em> the number below on weekdays, between 08:00 – 16:30 for more information.</p></div></div></span> <h2 class="sectHeading">Contact us</h2><p>For more information and general enquiries about the draft policy, contact:</p><h4>Film and Events Department </h4><p> <em>Email:<br> <a href="mailto:film.policy@capetown.gov.za">film.policy@capetown.gov.za</a> </em>​</p>GP0|#cc1f7b28-f43b-45ab-a0f2-08b4fefef7ed;L0|#0cc1f7b28-f43b-45ab-a0f2-08b4fefef7ed|Issues open for public comment;GTSet|#a7cfb90d-44ad-4426-98ce-565f79932396;GPP|#79e6adda-2aa2-4523-bc29-296828216c9311 October - 31 October 20210

 

 

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