IRISH EQUITY ON BUDGET 2021

See relevant information here: Pandemic Unemployment Payment (PUP)The new weekly payment structure is as below: for individuals who earn €400 and over- the rate of payment is €350 for individuals who earn between €300 and €399.99 per week – the rate of payment is €300  for individuals who earn between €200 and €299.99 per week – the rate […]

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Irish Equity has said that Budget 2021 does not provide enough support for artists, theatre and entertainment workers. Karan O Loughlin, Irish Equity Organiser, said: “While the announcement by Arts minister, Catherine Martin, of critical investment in the Arts is broadly welcome, there is not enough focus on retaining … [Read More...]

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The Government Roadmap Resilience and Recovery 2020-2021: Plan for Living with COVID-19 can be found here https://www.gov.ie/en/campaigns/resilience-recovery-2020-2021-plan-for-living-with-covid-19/?referrer=http://www.gov.ie/roadmap/ What does the Government Roadmap mean for the Arts on level 3  Organised indoor … [Read More...]

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Level 3 – What this means for the Arts

The Government Roadmap Resilience and Recovery 2020-2021: Plan for Living with COVID-19 can be found here https://www.gov.ie/en/campaigns/resilience-recovery-2020-2021-plan-for-living-with-covid-19/?referrer=http://www.gov.ie/roadmap/ What does the … [Read More...]

Returning to Work in the Audio Visual Sector

Returning to work in the Audio Visual sector - see the industry guidance documents for safe working in Film and TV Drama (live action) and Factual and Entertainment here … [Read More...]

Irish Equity concerned at remarks by Minister for Social Protection about artists

Irish Equity members have welcomed the clarification by the Minister for Social Protection, Community and Rural Development, Heather Humphreys, on her earlier comments made last weekend regarding the future expectations of work within the Arts in … [Read More...]