Notice of filming: Britannia Beach (Oct. 26 - Oct. 28, 2017)

Oct 25, 2017
Affected Communities: 
Electoral Area D

Season 3 of the television series 'Colony' will be filming on location in Britannia Beach (SLRD Area D) between Thursday, October 26 and Saturday, October 28, 2017.

Filming will take place at Mineral Creek and the Britannia Mine Museum. Work trucks will be parked along the south side of Copper Drive, in the vicinity of 1154 Copper Drive, from 7:00am until 7:00pm on each day of filming. Vehicles will also be parked at the Britannia Mine Museum. The Ministry of Transportation & Infrastructure has granted a temporary license to the production company for the use of Copper Drive.

There are anticipated to be minimal impacts to local traffic, and the production company, Green Zone III Productions, will have professional traffic control personnel on site to direct traffic.

The company has advised the SLRD of the following filming schedule:

Thursday, Oct. 26 

  • 7:00am - 7:00pm - Crew arrives at Mineral Creek and Britannia Mine Museum to prepare for filming. 
  • 7:00pm - 12:00am - Trucks arrive and park at the Britannia Mine Museum (1 Forbes Way).

Friday, Oct. 27.

  • 7:00am - 10:00am - Work trucks and crew arrive at 1154 Copper Drive to prepare for filming. 
  • 10:00am - 4:00pm - Exterior scenes around Mineral Creek to be filmed. 
  • 4:00pm - 5:00pm - Work trucks arrive at the Britannia Mine Museum (1 Forbes Way).
  • 5:00pm - 11:00pm - Filming takes place at the Britannia Mine Museum.
  • 11:00pm - 11:59pm - Production wraps and packs up.

Saturday, Oct. 28

  • 4:00am - 10:00am - If deemed necessary, a small crew will return to clean and restore the areas used in filming, including the Britannia Mine Museum and Mineral Creek. 

Download the official filming notice

Please note, a separate production, 'Last Scene Alive', will be filming in the same area from Oct. 25 until Nov. 6. These productions are not affiliated with each other. Click here for more information on the filming schedule and requirements of 'Last Scene Alive'.

Questions or Concerns?

During the filming period, the on-site contact is Andrew Bee (telephone: 604-366-5218)

Thank you for your support of B.C.’s film industry!

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