BBC Rates

BBC Rates

All based on an 9 hour day (8 hours work, 1 hour for lunch)

Supporting Artiste

An SA is not required to give individual characterisation in a role or speak dialogue other than crowd noise or reaction.

Rate Amount
Basic Day Rate £86.40
Holiday pay £8.87
Overtime Rate £13.10
Basic Night Rate £94.60
Overtime Night Rate £16.30
Special Skills £41.00
Haircut Very Short £25.25
Costume Fitting (Half Day) £25.10
Costume Fitting (Full Day) £46.70
Auditions £18.20
Provide Evening Wear £24.10
Provide Uniform £24.10
Provide 2nd Outfit £11.50

Walk-On

A Walk-On is not required to give individual characterisation in a role but may be required to impersonate an identifiable individual, to accept individual direction and to speak a few unscripted unimportant words where the precise words spoken do not matter.

Rate Amount
Basic Day Rate £106.80
Holiday pay £11.22
Overtime Rate £16.30
Basic Night Rate £129.20
Overtime Night Rate £21.90
Special Skills £41.00
Haircut Very Short £25.25
Costume Fitting (Half Day) £25.10
Costume Fitting (Full Day) £46.70
Auditions £18.20
Provide Evening Wear £24.10
Provide Uniform £24.10
Provide 2nd Outfit £11.50

Multi-episodic payment

When more than one episode is recorded in the day an additional 50 per cent of the basic day rate is due.