Filming in Slovakia

The Slovak Film Commission (SFC) was established in 2018 as a special organizational unit of the Audiovisual Fund and is your first contact for shooting in Slovakia. Connecting professionals and providing expert guidance, the Slovak Film Commission is here for anyone seeking to create audiovisual content in Slovakia, whether it be a feature, a documentary, animation, TV series or a commercial.

A 33% cash rebate on expenses spent on film or TV production in the Slovak Republic.

The SFC can assist with:

  • finding a production partner and putting you in touch with Slovak film professionals and service providers;
  • obtaining relevant information about shooting possibilities in the Slovak Republic;
  • consultation on the cash rebate system;
  • searching for locations & assisting with film permits;
  • handling formalities;
  • organizing leisure activities for film crews.

The SFC’s primary focus is to attract the producers of feature, documentary and animated audiovisual works to Slovakia and its regions and to progressively streamline the benefits of audiovisual production in Slovak regions for both foreign and domestic producers and investors. The secondary objective is to support tourism in individual regions.

The SFC pro-actively searches for prospective clients interested in shooting films in Slovakia, it administers the provision of expert advice and maintains active cooperation with foreign film commissions and professional audiovisual organisations.

The SFC is a member of the European Film Commissions Network (EUFCN) and Association of Film Commissioners International (AFCI).


Zuzana Bieliková
Film Commissioner                                
T: +421 905 360 033

Grösslingová 53
811 09 Bratislava