PACT/FAA Rates

Commonly asked questions are…

What will I be getting paid if I work on this production?

The answer is ..

Unless job specifically states a rate for the days work, it would usually be one of the following. PACT FAA – BBC RATES – ITV RATES – COMMERCIAL RATES

FAA/PACT Standard day & continuous working day rates

Based upon a 9 hour stipulated period inc meal break, between 7am and 10pm.

Continuous working day of seven continuous hours without a meal break.

Basic day rate starts at 7am however any call time before 7am will be paid at a nighttime overtime rate per half hour.

After 10pm nighttime overtime is applicable. Unless you are called as a continuous working night.

Basic Daily Rate (BDR) £94.81
Overtime (Per half hour, inc holiday pay) £9.85
Holiday Pay
(Added to BDR)
£10.21
If Dayshoot on Public Holiday Basic Daily Rate £142.21
Public Holiday Overtime (Per half hour inc holiday pay) £14.77
Public Holiday Holiday Pay (Added to Public Holiday BDR) £15.32
Non-performing Attendance (inc fitting) up to 4 hrs £47.40*
Non-performing Holiday pay (inc fitting) up to 4 hrs £5.10 *

* Full day or night rate applies after 4 hours

FAA/PACT

Night rates are based upon a 9 hour stipulated period inc meal break, scheduled to extend beyond midnight or to commence before 4am.

Basic Nightly Rate (BNR) £142.21
Overtime
(Per half hour inc holiday pay)
£14.77
Holiday pay
(added to BNR)
£15.32
If Nightshoot on Public Holiday Rate £213.32
Public Holiday Overtime
(Per half hour inc holiday pay)
£22.15
Public Holiday Holiday Pay (Added to Public Holiday Night Rate) £22.97

FAA/PACT shift call

A shift call is based on any four continuous hours taking place between 6am and 11pm. After four hours, 15 minute overtime intervals occur. Shift call usually is the rate for a Fitting or Covid test prior to the shoot days. This can however be used for a shoot day where people are only needed 4 hours or less.

Basic Rate £59.26
Overtime
(Maximum 15 mins inc holiday pay)
£9.85
Holiday Pay
(added to shift call)
£6.38
If shift call on Public Holiday Rate £88.88
Public Holiday Overtime
(maximum 15 mins inc holiday pay)
£14.77
Public Holiday Holiday Pay (Added to Public Holiday Shift Call) £9.57
If shoot longer than 4 hours 15 mins
(Then automatically double shift call)
£118.52*

FAA/PACT supplementary fees

A1 Clothing Change, Haircut £20.00
A2 Unused Set of Clothes (per set) £10.00
B Doubling, Special Clothing,
Sports Equipment, Inclement Weather / Wetting Down
£20.00
C Firearms, Swimming, Driving, Stilts,
Minimal Dialogue, Specialised Dancing, Domesicated Animals
£26.01
D Creative Reaction, Uniforms,
Specialised Driving, Provision of Car
£31.73
E Lookalike Doubling, Stand in, Dialogue £52.54

FAA/PACT Travel allowances

A Calls within TFL Zones 1–3 £13.23
B Calls at Pinewood, Shepperton, Twickenham, Longcross,
Elstree, Leavesden and any base/location beyond TFL Zone 3
£18.51
C Any call made at or before 0600 hours
(0700 hours on Sundays or Bank Holidays)
£16.20

FAA/PACT Meal allowances and penalties

Breakfast when no food provided £5.00
Lunch when no food provided £10.00
Dinner when no food provided £25.00
Late Lunch, Day Shoot, 6hrs hours from call time £19.70
Short Lunch, Day Shoot, less than one hour £19.70
2nd broken meal, Day Shoot,
(Short supper, less than one hour after 13hrs from Call-time)
£19.70
Broken Lunch, Night Shoot,
6hrs from Call-time
£29.54
2nd broken meal, Night Shoot,
(After 13hrs from Call-time)
£29.54
If Public Holiday dayshoot all meal penalities £29.54
If Public Holiday nightshoot all meal penalities £44.30