Government of Jammu and Kashmir fixed timeline for granting permission for movie shooting in the UT.

According to the Government order, the designated officer for granting permission to the desired persons/production houses for shooting of movies in J&K will be Film Production Officer. The timeline for granting permission will be 30 days (including 15 days for getting NOC from DC, Home, Culture and Forest Department).

In case of delay on the part of the Film Production Officer to grant permission, the desired person/production house can appeal to Joint Director Information (Headquarter), who will be the first appellate authority and thereafter to Director Information and Public Relations, who will be the second appellate authority.