The Research House Clearance Services Inc.
Script Clearance Experts for Film & Television

Script Clearance Experts

Clearances for Film & Television Industry

Providing world-class, innovative clearance and research services to the film, television and new media industries since 2002

Headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. We are dedicated to providing comprehensive, thorough research and the highest quality, gold-standard clearance services.  We have built our reputation on delivering consistent, precise reports and meticulous detailed research, while maintaining exemplary customer service and care.  We truly care about playing a vital role in assisting filmmakers to understand clearance issues.  We have earned the trust, respect and loyalty of our clients through an uncompromising pursuit of excellence in everything we do.  We develop strong, long-term business relationships by helping our clients solve problems and produce creative materials without compromising their vision.  We assist the film and television production community by always delivering our services in an accurate, professional and prompt manner to all clients from emerging filmmakers to media conglomerates.

Get in touch with us, or use the contact form at the bottom of this page to enquire whether our services are right for you.



1874 Victoria Diversion,
Vancouver, BC V5N 2K4 CANADA

tel: (604) 837-8461



Areas of Expertise



The Research House will identify all elements in a script that may expose a production to legal disputes. These items include character names, business names, locations, product names, schools, organizations, defamatory references and racial slurs, use of protected material in the form of copyrights or trademarks...



The Research House provides Title Reports for productions that will show the history of the use of the title selected for a production. A thorough search will be performed showing the extent of its use in all forms of media such as film, television, publishing, domain registration, and music...


The Research House never fails to deliver quick and efficient service on a show by show basis, no matter how demanding our workload becomes. I wouldn’t hesitate for a moment to use their services on any future productions I’m involved with.
— Scott Mathews | Production Coordinator



Let's Chat.

Use the form below to contact us regarding your production needs. Please be as detailed as possible. To help us best service your enquiry, we recommend that you first describe the issue you’re having before telling us what you want to achieve. You may also email or call us directly.

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