PACT/Equity rates for Supporting Artists as of 1st January 2020
On the January 1st 2020 new PACT/Equity rates will come into affect for productions working outside the PACT/FAA zone.
Those working with POP powered agents and agencies don’t need to take any action - the PACT/Equity changes will automatically be updated.
The updated PACT/Equity rates are below. We will endeavour to keep these rates as up to date as possible. Please check out our FAQs or if you are an artist please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
PACT/Equity minimum rates
|Applicable engagement date||Basic Fee||Holiday Pay||Overtime (per 30 mins)||Costume Fitting (up to 5 hours)||Public Holiday/Night Call Enhancement||Public Holiday/Night Call Overtime (per 30 mins)|
|1st Jan 2020 - 31st Dec 2020||£95||£10.23||£7.92||£47.50||£47.50||£15.84|
|1st Jan 2021 - 31st Dec 2021||£97||£10.45||£8.08||£48.50||£48.50||£16.16|
|1st Jan 2022 - 5th April 2022||£99||£10.66||£8.25||£49.50||£49.50||£16.50|
Supplementary Payments are not subject to an annual increase
|SP1 (Creative Contribution)||£30|
SP2 (Performance Skill)
£25 per applicable performance skill
|SP2.1 - Swimming||£25|
|SP2.2 - Driving||£25|
|SP2.3 - Dancing||£25|
|SP2.4 - Horse Riding||£25|
|SP2.5 - Supervised Firearms||£25|
SP3 (Provision of personal property/service)
£20 per applicable provision of personal service/property
|SP3.1 Change of clothing||£20|
|SP3.2 Special clothing||£20|
|SP3.3 Hair cuts||£20|
|SP3.4 Inclement weather/wetting down||£20|
|SP3.5 Provision of a vehicle||£20|
Where catering is not provided by the producer.
Travel allowances are subject to amendment as per HMRC guidelines.
|Car (or similar)||45p per mile|
|Motorcycle||24p per mile|
|Bike||20p per mile|
Where the above does not apply the Producer will reimburse reasonable expenses upon production of applicable receipts.
Frequently Asked Questions
Our FAQ on the PACT/Equity rates for 2020 has some clarifications and details on the new rates and allowances.