myself, I will not only consider the City of Novi in the future for
film shoots, but will also inform the metro Detroit film community
of what a great experience shooting in Novi can be."
- David Rumble, Location Manager
HOLLYWOOD NOVI, USA
Welcome to the City of Novi. Ranked 48th out of the top 100
places (from among the 716 cities with populations between 50,000
and 300,000) to live across the United States by Money magazine, the
City of Novi is one of the premier locations to film in the United
States. Home to picturesque parks, beautiful and safe neighborhoods,
first-rate retail areas and some of the nation's most cutting edge
industries and corporations, Novi has it all!
The City of Novi is film friendly, with special ordinances and a
streamlined permit process that ensures all your needs are met. On
investnovi.org, you will find downloadable versions of our
permit application, our ordinance, and links to helpful resources,
contact information, fees and guidelines. Also available are links
to helpful resources, contact information and more!
If you are interested in filming in our community, please contact
Economic Development Director Ara Topouzian at 248-347-0583. He will be able to answer any questions
or concerns that you may have about filming in Novi.
Ara Topouzian, Economic Development Director
45175 West 10 Mile Road
Novi, Michigan 48375
Film Permit Package
(Application, Hold Harmless Agreement, Fees/Guidelines)
Film Permit Ordinance