Navy Office of Information, West

About Us

The Navy Office of Information West (NAVINFO West) works with entertainment industry professionals to enhance public awareness of U.S. Navy technology and the highly trained personnel who make it function. Our mission is to provide guidance and expertise during all phases of the creative process, from concept to post-production, in order to ensure an authentic, accurate portrayal of the Navy's assets, policies and people in popular culture. If you have a project that meets our criteria, and are willing to work to meet the Navy's requirements for collaboration, a NAVINFO West official is standing by to ensure your needs are met.

Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (Oct. 18, 2011):
Bobby Lay, host of ESPN's Outside the Lines, records a segment in front of the USS Arizona Memorial. ESPN was on location for a Veteran's Day segment about the 70th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Mark Logico/Released)

Because access to Navy resources can be limited, it is imperative that requests be submitted at least 30 days in advance of your shooting date. To initiate your application process, download our questionnaire using the link below and return the completed form to the listed email address. Confirmation will be provided upon receipt and a project officer will be assigned within 10 business days to review and provide a status update.

Download: Production Request Support Questionnaire


Please direct any questions/comments to the email address above. Contact may also be established via standard mail, phone or fax.

Director, Navy Office of Information West
10880 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 1220
Los Angeles CA 90024
Pho: (310) 235-7481
Fax: (310) 235-7856

Note: Submission of our questionnaire does not constitute project approval from the Department of Defense (DoD). Filming of DoD personnel, equipment or installations is not permitted until a Production Assistance Agreement is signed by both the production company and the Department of Defense. Contact information provided is meant only for official business between the U.S. Navy and prospective clients. Unsolicited submissions of scripts, story ideas or other material will be returned to sender without review. All correspondence with NAVINFO West is for official business purposes only.