Please note: where the rates posted on this page, or in this rates area, apply to big budget features these will be superceded from 1 June 2015 by the new ratecard and terms and conditions documents, published by BECTU on 5 May 2015.
For more information see this page https://www.bectu.org.uk/news/2388 (where you will find attached the new ratecard and terms and conditions docs). BECTU members should send any queries to email@example.com
BECTU is now urging all members to apply the appropriate rates to all new contracts whch come into effect from 1 June 2015.
All other content/features (not big budget)
BECTU's recommended going rates of pay for freelances working in hair and make-up for television, mid-low budget feature films, pop promos, corporate videos and commercials (2012) are attached to this page for download.
The rates have been produced by the union's freelance Hair and Make-Up Branch.
New: Fashion Hair and Make-Up Ratecard
After much research and liaison with hair and make-up workers supporting the fashion industry (editorial, shows, lookbooks, film, photography, promotion) BECTU published its first fashion hair and make-up ratecard in November 2015. This is also attached to the page.
Last page update 16 November 2015.