IATSE Local 891 is one of three unions which form the British Columbia Council of Film Unions (BCCFU). The BCCFU Master Agreement is negotiated with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) and the Canadian Media Production Association (CMPA), and provides terms and conditions for productions of all budget levels.
Please visit the BCCFU website for access to all rate and fringe sheets for the three individual unions, as well as the documentation required to adhere to the agreement. The website guides producers to the appropriate rate and fringe sheets based on the specific production type, as follows:
|Budget||Wages Negotiable||Tier Two Rate||Tier One Rate||Feature Rate|
|$3M and below||x|
|More than $3M up to $8M||x|
|More than $8M up to $14M||x|
|More than $14M||x|
|Season||Tier Two Rate||Tier One Rate||Last Year's TV Rate||TV Rate|
|Season||Tier Two Rate||Tier One Rate||Last Year's TV Rate|
|Project Type||Tier Two Rate|
|Canadian Domestic Television, all seasons||x|
* Budget is defined as per Article 2.03 and S1.02 of the Agreement, is expressed in Canadian dollars, and is defined as “the total budget for a project and shall include offsets for tax credit and production incentives but does not include a contingency up to 10% of the Budget, costs of financing and bonds.”
For enquiries regarding contracts, please contact the IATSE Local 891 Business Representative, at 604-664-8912, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you do not have your user ID, please contact Dispatch at 604-664-8916 or Reception at 604-664-8910 and they will provide it. Please note that in order to obtain your UserID over the phone you must provide the following information:
Additionally, if your UserID is re-issued over the phone, it is Union policy to reset your password at the same time.
If you have forgotten your password, please call Dispatch at 604-664-8916. Upon providing your Social Insurance Number for verification, your password will be reset.