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WGC/CMPA Independent Production Agreement (IPA) 2019-2022

The WGC/CMPA IPA has been negotiated and ratified, becoming effective July 1, 2019. The full agreement will be posted when it is edited by the parties. See below for the new rate sheet and Memorandum of Agreement which sets out the new or changed provisions.

Rate Sheet 2019 Effective for contracts dated July 1, 2019 and later

Memorandum of Agreement between WGC and CMPA

Forms:

Appendix B Live Action Voluntary Recognition Agreement

Animation Section Schedule 1 Voluntary Recognition Agreement

Appendix C - WGC Standard Writers Agreement

Appendix D - WGC Standard Story Editor's Agreement

 

 

WGC Independent Production Agreement (IPA) 2015-2017

The 2015-2017 IPA has been extended to June 30, 2019. All terms and forms in the agreement remain as below, except the Script Fees, which increased by 1% on January 1, 2018. See below for the new rate sheet.

 

WGC Independent Production Agreement (IPA) 2012-2014

The new IPA (2012-2014) is now available in pdf form by clicking on the link below for your reference.

 

WGC Independent Production Agreement (IPA) 2010-2011 - Rate Increases

The new IPA (2010-2011) is now available in pdf form by clicking on the link below for your reference.

 

WGC Independent Production Agreement (IPA) 2009 Extension - Rate Increases

 

WGC Independent Production Agreement (IPA) 2006-08

 

 

In addition to the Independent Production Agreement (IPA), the WGC also has agreements with the CBC, NFB and several broadcast entities (broadcast agreements are relevant to in-house production only). For copies of the agreement you require, please contact the WGC at (416) 979-7907 or 1-800-567-9974 or via email at info@wgc.ca.