Company Profile

BECTU is the union for creative ambition. We represent over 40,000 staff, contract and freelance workers in the media and entertainment industries. Our members work in non-performance roles in live events, broadcasting, film and cinema, digital media, independent production, leisure, IT and telecoms, theatre and the arts. At BECTU, we advise, defend and support members if they have a problem at work. We also negotiate pay and conditions with employers campaign for jobs and standards facilitate freelance members to organise across the industry on rates and agreements offer valuable benefits and services networking events and career development opportunities. We negotiate with employers across the creative industries, not just on pay and conditions but on a range of issues that affect our members’ working lives: career development, contracts of employment, hours, leave, maternity, pensions and bullying and harassment.


New Prospect House,
8 Leake Street,
SE1 7NN.