Rate Sheet

Basic Kit

4 x wireless lavs
2 x wireless camera hops
Multitrack recorder
2 x headsets

Day Rate (10h):  $1,200

Overtime:  $180/hr

½ Day Rate (4h): $750

½ Day Overtime: $200/hr

Overtime is billed in ½ hr increments.
Overtime on a ½ day is billed until the full day rate is reached.

DOC BC / DOC Canada Members

Day Rate (10h):  $600

Overtime:  $90/hr

½ Day Rate (4h): N/A

Synchronized Playback (includes PA)

Day Rate (10h):  $850

Overtime:  $125/hr

½ Day Rate (4h): $550

½ Day Overtime: $150/hr

Extra Gear

wireless lav:  $75/day

camera hop:  $50/day

headset:  $25/day

Timecode slate:  $50/day

Sync box:  $50/day

PA Speaker:  $150/day


All parking expenses are paid by the client unless other arrangements are made.


Travel within Greater Vancouver (south of Horseshoe Bay, west of Abbotsford) is not charged.

Travel outside this area (roughly 1 hr travel time or 100km) is billed at the CRA automobile allowance rate ($0.70/km in 2024)


Travel days with no shooting are billed at 50%.

Travel days that include shooting are billed at the full day rate.

Archive Retrieval

Re-send lost sound files:  $100

Missing CF Card

Audio that is delivered on a CF card without the CF card being returned is subject to a $250 charge.