Department for Culture Media and Sport
To claim UK film tax relief, your film needs to be certified as a British film. UK co-producers of films made under international co-production treaties must also have their films certified as British, even if they are not eligible for film tax relief.
Send your application to the Certification Unit at the British Film Institute. This applies to both the cultural test and to international co-productions.
Send your application to the Certification Unit at the British Film Institute. The UK’s film tax relief cannot be claimed for television productions.
Send your application directly to DCMS. Find out about S.48 tax relief cut-off dates and S.42 tax relief cut-off dates.
Application forms and further details are available on request from: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Send your application directly to DCMS.
Send your request directly to DCMS.
Use the Transitional arrangements for domestic films PDF (11kb) chart to check:
If your film is an international co-production, find further information about the tax cut-off on our co-production page.