Protected Areas

Within the framework of the regulations for the protection of biodiversity, additional procedures may be necessary in addition to the request for filming authorization.

Filming areas not recommended

Dune of Pilat

The Dune du Pilat and the adjoining forest are classified under the law of May 1930 on natural monuments and sites. The classification is a strong protection at the national level.Under the regulations applicable within the Grand Site of the Dune du Pilat, these natural spaces, which are particularly fragile, are not intended to host demonstrations or events. Requests for authorization are mandatory for all events planned on the Grand Site (filming, sporting, cultural events, etc.). The following are prohibited on the Grand Site of the Dune du Pilat:- commercial events: advertisements, music videos, fashion shoots, etc.- any project using the Dune or the forest as a setting or a support not directly related to its heritage aspect (scientific and cultural enhancement of the site). 

Some districts of Lège Cap Ferret

Certain districts of the municipality of Lège Cap Ferret are not suitable for filming, such as the village of grass or the Mimbeau.

Nesting places

Depending on the filming dates, arrangements may be requested in the event of a nesting period.