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BBC MU Agreement


On this page you will find information about:

  • Basic 3 hour recording session fees
  • Multiple use recording fees
  • Additional fees
  • Porterage

Rates to apply for BBC sessions taking place from 1 April 2018.

Basic 3 hour recording session fees:

Type Fee Overtime
Television £226.00 £22.00 per 15 mins
Radio £77.00 £8.50 per 15 mins

Recording for programmes that are not for full network broadcast may be paid at a discounted rate.


Multiple Use Recording Fees

Scale Fee per hour Minimum Fee Overtime (per 15 mins)
1 £128.00 £381.00 £37.00
2 £95.00 £284.00 £28.00
3 £85.00 £255.00 £25.00
4 £66.00 £197.00 £18.00

Additional Fees

Doubling Trebling Overdubbing
Plus 10% of session fee Plus 20% of session fee Plus 110% of session fee per overdub


Group A Group B Group C Group D
£20.00 £16.00 £11.00 By Negotiation

Related downloads

BBC MU Agreement 1 October 2017 (PDF 1.03 MB file opens in new window)