|Benefit as a % of spend||0.00|
|Financial cap per production||250000|
|Do I have to register/set up a company?||Yes|
|Does foreign cast/crew paid in their home country/region qualify as expenditure?|| No|
|Do foreign cast/crew have to pay tax in the host country/state/region?|| Yes|
|Does travel to/from country/region qualify as expenditure?|| No|
|Can a production qualify for other national incentives such as cultural programmes if it qualifies for this incentive?|| No|
|Criteria to access the benefit|
- - Minimum percentage of the film that must be shot in the region: 0.00%
- - Use Local cast & Crew
|When will the benefit/incentive be received?|
- - On commencement of principal photography
|Additional incentives or advantages|
- - For film and drama productions, at least double the allocated grant must be spent in Sicily. For all other productions, the amount spent must be at least equal to that of the grant.
The production must hire a fixed number of crew members from the region itself, excluding actors and extras. The exact number depends on the amount of the grant awarded.
Shooting must start within one year of the grant being received.