UPDATE COVID-19 SITUATION PARIS - August 10th, 2020

GENERAL SITUATION:

  • Travel restrictions lifted on June 15th for visitors from all European Union Member States as well as Andorra, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Norway, San Marino, Switzerland & Vatican City.

  • Travel restrictions lifted on July 1st for visitors from Algeria /Australia /Canada /Georgia /Japan /Morocco /New Zealand /Rwanda/ South Korea/ Thailand /Tunisia /Uruguay & China (subject to confirmation of reciprocity)

  • No quarantine period upon arrival in France for travellers from the countries listed above.

  • U.K.: 14 days Quarantine period imposed on all travellers from the U.K. to France from August 

  • Travel restrictions still in place for visitors from the USA, Brazil & Russia (restrictions to be reviewed & updated every 2 weeks)

MANDATORY SAFETY MEASURES:

  • Masks mandatory in all public transport systems

  • Monday July 20th: masks mandatory in all in-door locations (shops, supermarkets, theatres, museums etc) 

  • Saturday August 15th: Masks mandatory in outdoor locations in Paris 

  • Washing hands regularly and social distancing advised where possible.

RECOMMENDED SAFETY MEASURES SPECIFIC TO FILMING:

The production must;

  • Provide products that enable the washing of hands on a regular basis (soap, sanitizing gel, disposable wipes, disposable paper towels & bin bags)

  • Provide crew with individual protective gear such as masks or face shields . Disposable masks should be changed every 4hrs

  • Gloves are only recommended for those involved in the preparation of food/meals  & engaged in cleaning

  • Provide disinfectant wipes to enable the crew to disinfect their equipment

  • Ensure that equipment has been properly disinfected before & after use

  • Hands should be washed upon arrival on set and upon departure, before meals and after touching surfaces/equipment

 

 

PERMITTING PROCEDURES:

PERMITS – Crew of 10 people or less

  • Street permit requests currently being accepted for streets & bridges

  • Each street permit application must be accompanied by a signed declaration on production company letterhead attesting to its commitment to complying with health & safety guidelines

  • Processing Time: 5 business days (or 1 calendar Week)

  • Parks & Gardens: From June 2nd, permits are being granted for filming based on the following conditions:

    • Shoot preferably from opening time until 13h00 only

    • Requests to shoot after 13h00 would have to justified

    • Prefer the use of light equipment (Steadicam instead of a Dolly for example)

    • Crew size reduced to the strict minimum and adapted to the size & layout of the park or garden.

    • Filming prohibited on bank holidays & week-ends

FOR LARGER SCALE SHOOTS – Crew  >10 people

Permit requests subject to the following criteria only:

  • Processing Time: 10 business days (or 2 calendar weeks)

  • Each permit application must be accompanied by a signed declaration on production company letterhead attesting to its commitment to complying with health & safety guidelines

ANN FITZGERALD

Freelance Fixer/Production Manager - Paris - France

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