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Filming Resources

Callander is a popular location for movie production companies. The community is included in North Bay and Area’s Film Portal, an online searchable tool aimed to help productions source locations, talent and services in North Bay and surrounding communities.

For suggested filming locations in Callander, please see

Please also visit our Business Directory for a searchable list of local offerings of products and services.

Production companies interested in filming in Callander: Please review the Callander Filming Handbook with the required list of documents.  A Film Permit fee of $50.00 at submission of application is required.  Once completed, please send applications to or drop off at the Municipal office located at 280 Main Street North. 

- Callander Filming Handbook

- General Liability Insurance naming The Corporation of the Municipality of Callander as an additional insured party.

- Road Occupancy Permit Application. Documentation to accompany the Road Occupancy Permit Application: OTM Book 7 Approved Traffic Control Plan, Certificate of Liability Insurance and WSIB.