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2011 Bulletins Archive
IPA Consultations: Have your say!
November 10th, 2011 - IPA Consultations: Have your say! In the next few months ACTRA will be heading into bargaining for our new Independent Production Agreement (IPA) and we need to hear from YOU. How is it working for you? What improvements do you want to see in the next agreement? What improvements can we make? Please send us [...]
E-mail your MP: Keep the Gun Registry
November 9th, 2011 - The Conservative government has tabled legislation that will end the National long-gun registry. The registry was created as part of a response to public pressure, particularly through women, to strengthen gun control legislation following the tragic events at the École Polytechnique, December 6, 1989. Please support the CLC’s campaign to keep the registry.
ACTRA calls for the release of Iranian actress Marzieh Vafamehr
October 14th, 2011 - ACTRA calls for the release of Iranian actress Marzieh Vafamehr ACTRA has written letter to the Iranian Chargé d’Affaires & Head of Mission in Canada and the Canadian Minister Foreign Affairs Minister urging them to pressure the Iranian Government to release Marzieh Vafamehr. Add your voice and sign the petition.
The AFBS Arts & Entertainment Plan
October 6th, 2011 - ACTRA has worked hand in hand with AFBS to create a new Arts & Entertainment Plan™ offering basic health and dental benefits for you and your family. And there’s no medical required.
NCA Negotiations Update
July 6th, 2011 - NCA Negotiations Update Negotiations with the advertising industry (represented by ACA and ICA) are progressing; but have not yet resulted in a settlement of a new National Commercial Agreement (NCA). Until we conclude an equitable settlement, the terms, rates and conditions of the current NCA will continue unchanged.
Notice to ACTRA Members re. Canada Post Strike
June 15th, 2011 - ACTRA stands in support of the union workers at Canada Post. We will not be using Canada Post mail services during the current work action.
National Commercial Negotiations: Have your say!
March 23rd, 2011 - The National Commercial Agreement (NCA) expires on June 30, 2011. The agreement between ACTRA and the Institute of Communications and Advertising (ICA) and the Association of Canadian Advertisers (ACA) covers all English language television, radio and new media commercial work done in Canada by signatory advertising agencies.
ACTRA National Statement of Support for UBCP
February 4th, 2011 - ACTRA National fully supports UBCP and B.C.members in resisting Warner’s efforts to undermine the UBCP Master Agreement.