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Why join the ADA?

ADA Representation

Join us to help create a better working life for all AD’s across the industry with ADA representation at important industry discussions, helping to improve pay rates and working conditions. Be part of a large network of experienced AD’s offering support and advice on all forms of production. 

Online Network

Access to our private Facebook groups and ADs Grapevine with instant access to the latest news and job offers. Your ADA Profile page – the most comprehensive online guide to AD’s in the UK. Optimised to help productions hire AD’s in all UK regions. Regularly seen and searched by industry professionals.

Discounts

Great discounts on stuff you need. From outdoor clothing to software, equipment and services. Plus big savings on all ADA and BECTU training courses.

Resources

Access to our extensive database of information. Providing documents with useful contacts, information and industry-approved and tested paperwork. 

Training

Regular training courses keeping the ADs up-to-date with current legislation and teaching the skills needed for those looking to step up within our department. Discounted rates for members.

Member Events

We hold occasional special events for our members, understanding the importance of networking and communication between individuals and grades.

How to join

  • To join, you have to be an Assistant Director or Set Runner in any filmed media in the UK.  BECTU members are offered reduced subscription rates;
  • Only ADA members have access to the member pages on the website;
  • Please read carefully the terms and conditions of becoming an ADA member;
  • When completed please scan and email to:  membership@adauk.org
  • Please do not post to our mailing address at Halliford Studios as this may cause delays.

 

Applicants must provide two references from ADA members. These can be emailed to the above address. If you have difficulty providing these references, please inform us so a Committee member can contact you.

If your application is successful, we will notify you by email and ask you to supply more details for your ADA profile page including a current photo. You will also be given access to the members only pages of the website.

Terms & Conditions

Membership Fees 2017

1st AD

  • £60 / year
  • BECTU Members

  • £90 / year
  • non-BECTU Members

  • Fees are only payable by Bank Standing Order

    For non-BECTU Members, there is a once-only administration fee of £35 paid on application.
2nd AD

  • £45 / year
  • BECTU Members

  • £70 / year
  • non-BECTU Members

  • Fees are only payable by Bank Standing Order

    For non-BECTU Members, there is a once-only administration fee of £35 paid on application.
3rd AD / Set Runner

  • £30 / year
  • BECTU Members

  • £45 / year
  • non-BECTU Members

  • Fees are only payable by Bank Standing Order

    For non-BECTU Members, there is a once-only administration fee of £35 paid on application.

If you have any queries about membership, please email us at membership@adauk.org.