European Certificate of British Nationality

Obtaining an European Certificate of British Nationality (formerly known as EC Certificate) from the BFI may give producers more opportunities to exhibit your production in Europe.

Obtaining an European Certificate of British Nationality (formerly known as EC Certificate) from the BFI may give producers more opportunities to exhibit your production in Europe. Some EC countries have quotas on the number of non-EC films exhibited in their countries, so a European Certificate of British Nationality can help you qualify for screen quota and get your film shown.

Applications for a European Certificate of British Nationality:

Once you have read through the guidelines completed applications for a European Certificate of British Nationality can be sent to the Certification Unit via email certifications@bfi.org.uk.

Certification Unit
British Film Institute
21 Stephen Street
London W1T 1LN

Here is a list of productions which have received a European Certificate of British Nationality.

Need any help?

For further details about applying for a European Certificate of British Nationality please e-mail certifications@bfi.org.uk.

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