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Hair & Make-Up

Please note: where the rates posted on this page, or in this rates area, apply to big budget features these will be superceded from 1 June 2015 by the new ratecard and terms and conditions documents,  published by BECTU on 5 May 2015.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 lpd@bectu.org.uk

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.

Last page update 24 June 2015.

Freelances and PLI

Public liability insurance cover, up to £10m per claim, is available to the union's freelance members at low cost. (Just £25 for the policy which runs from 1 May 2015 - 30 April 2016).  More info on PLI hereJoin BECTU  More on benefits and services.

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