Telugu Film Chamber of Commere formerly known as "Andhra Pradesh Film Chamber of Commerce was Established in year 1979, in hyderabad" with a view to facilitate services to all sections of industry such as studios, outdoor units, film producers, distributors and exhibitors, who spread throughout the state and it was recognised as the sole reprasentative body of the Film Industry.
 
The main aim of establishing the Film Chamber is to bring all the film establishments in the state under one umbrella to have mutual co-operation among these members and to represent various problems of the film industry to the State and Central Governments.
The Telugu Film Chamber of Commerce has established Regional Offices in all the five regions of Andhra Pradesh (Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Guntakal, Visakhapatnam and Tirupathi) for settling disputes between the producers & Distributors and similarly between Distributors & Exhibitors and help the various Members to carry on their business smoothly.
 
The Telugu Film Chamber of Commerce is a Member of Film Federation of India (FFI) and its Members represent the FFI Executive Committees which is the Apex Body of Indian Film Industry recognized by the Government of India. It takes up all matters connected with Central Government through Film Federation of India by its Representatives.
 
The Telugu Film Chamber of Commerce has a building complex in an area of 13,000 Sq. Feet with attached Guest Rooms facility to cater to the needs of out-station members. The Telugu Film Chamber of Commerce is the only trade body which provides Preview theatre with DTS and Dolby Digital Facility..
 
The Telugu Film Chamber of Commerce has established Anti Video Piracy Cell to stop video-piracy and unauthorized screening of films through cable TV networks with the co-operation of State Government form time to time.
 
Vision: To facilitate services to all sections of film industry and to reach the ultimate horizons of cinema making and bring in an ethical and professional film culture in the industry to inch it ever-closer to International standards.
 
Mission: The main aim of establishing the Film Chamber is to bring all the film establishments in the State under one umbrella to have mutual co-operation among these members and to represent various problems of the film industry to the State and Central Governments.