The Writers Guild of Canada (WGC) Independent Production Agreement (IPA) establishes the terms, conditions and rates for writers, story editors and story consultants engaged on productions, except French-language production, in Canada. The WGC IPA is jointly negotiated by the CMPA and the AQPM.
The current CMPA/WGC Independent Production Agreement is in effect from March 16, 2015 to December 31, 2017 and can be found here.
Members who would like to receive a printed copy of the agreement are asked to contact Elizabeth Barr.
CMPA administration fees, as per Article A1201 (i) of the 2015 - 2017 WGC IPA, as summarized below;
All administration fees are subject to GST/HST with rates based on the province of production. The CMPA GST/HST number is 121408322RT.
Click below to download the automatic fee calculator for WGC admin fee remittances (.xls):