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Miami-Dade Fire Department (Including SFX)
Apply for a film/photo permit at FilMiami.org
Use of Special Effects (SFX) 5-7 working days for a burn permit
◊ SFX are handled on a case by case basis.
◊ Most Special Effects involve acquiring a burn permit from the
Miami-Dade County Fire Department in addition to a film permit.
◊ Other requirements may include fire inspectors, ambulance and
emergency personnel, pumper trucks, and police officers at
◊ MDFR personnel requires 2-3 working days to in order to staff a