Bectu: the union for creative freelancers

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Working as a freelancer can bring flexibility, variety and a certain level of freedom.

We provide key advice

Bectu, the union for creative ambition, provides a range of key advice and support for freelancers working in film and TV production and in theatre and live events.

Bectu negotiates several collective agreements with employers and employers’ bodies (particularly in film and TV) and several of our branches produce recommended ratecards for how much particular roles should be paid.

Film and TV

We provide specialist information for freelancers in film and TV
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Theatre

We provide specialist information for freelancers in theatre
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Live Events

We provide specialist information for freelancers in live events
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