I want to apply as a Background Member

In order to apply for Background Membership, please submit the documents listed below to membership@ubcpactra.ca

The completed and signed Background Member Application Form
Proof of 15 days of work as a Background Performer in the last 12 months, in Union productions (Background vouchers, paystubs or payroll work history1). Please note that custom fittings and wardrobe days do not count as days of work
Proof of Canadian citizenship or Permanent Residency (Passport, Birth Certificate, Citizenship Card, or Permanent Resident Card)
Headshot for the Membership Card
Payment* of the Annual Dues (we’ll contact you after we have
reviewed your documents)

Payment Options

By phone: Call the Membership Department with your credit card details. We cannot accept debit cards (including Visa and MasterCard debit) over the phone.

By email: Send your e-transfer to etransfers@ubcpactra.ca with your name (and member number if you have one) as the security question. The security answer (password) must be Transfer-4UBCP

By mail: Send us a cheque made out to UBCP/ACTRA.

In person: Bring your credit card, debit card, cash, or cheque to our office.

1 To obtain your payroll history, please contact Cast & Crew and Entertainment Partners Canada directly

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