Welcome to ACTRA

ACTRA represents over 28,000 professional performers across Canada working in the English-language recorded media sector. Our members help bring Canadian stories to life in film, television, digital media and commercial productions.

JOIN OUR UNION PAY DUES COMMERCIAL UPDATE

Website Maintenance alert!

ACTRA Members, please note select ACTRA systems, including ACTRAonline, the ACTRA Member Zone, Online Payment System and ACTRA Education website, will be down for maintenance and inaccessible from 8:00 p.m. ET Friday, May 20 until 4:00 p.m. ET Saturday, May 21. We thank you in advance for your understanding.

ACTRA, ACA ratify National Commercial Agreement

Good news! The Association of Canadian Advertisers (ACA) and ACTRA have ratified a one-year renewal of the National Commercial Agreement to deliver stability to the sector and a 2% increase to rates and fees.

Quick Links

AGREEMENTS

ACTRA has negotiated some of the strongest collective agreements for performers in the world covering film, TV, radio, digital media, animation, voice, videogame and commercial production.

Read more

ACTRA PRS

ACTRA Performers’ Rights Society (PRS) is the arm of ACTRA that collects and disburses use fees, royalties, residuals and all other forms of compensation or remuneration that performers may be entitled to as a result of their work.

Read more

DEALS & DISCOUNTS

ACTRA members in good standing are eligible to receive various deals and discounts from a variety of retailers and services from across Canada.

Read more

COST ESTIMATOR

Interested in hiring a Professional ACTRA Performer for your commercial production but don’t know how much it will cost?

Get an estimate now!

You're in Good Company with ACTRA

ACTRA advocates for fair pay, respect on set, diversity and inclusion, safety, and more for performers. Every single day. When we stand together, we make things better for all performers. That’s why You’re in Good Company with ACTRA.

Branches

ACTRA National

625 Church Street, Suite 300
Toronto, ON M4Y 2G1

Phone: 416-489-1311
Toll Free: 1-800-387-3516

ACTRA National actra@actra.ca
ACTRA PRS prs@actra.ca
ACTRA RACS racs@actra.ca

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

HAVEN Helpline

Available to members of ACTRA, the Directors Guild of Canada and Canadian Actors' Equity Association, HAVEN Helpline is a national, bilingual critical incident reporting line offering counselling and support services.