How to Become a Permittee

Become a Permittee of IATSE Local 634

Permittees in Local 634 are able to express their availability for daily and weekly work on our Daily Availability List, published on our website Monday to Friday.

In addition, there are Training and potential employment opportunities that they would be made aware of as a part of our email communications. Hours of work performed under the Collective Agreement will count towards eventual Membership in Local 634.

The prerequisites to becoming a Permittee are listed below. Local 634 requires a proof of the applicants participation in a Film Work Orientation Seminar. The Local offers this seminar at regular intervals, and participation must be booked through the link provided below.

  1. Completion of a Film Orientation seminar, either Local 634’s or an appropriate substitute.

  2. WHMIS certification

  3. Worker Health and Safety (Four or Five Steps are accepted) https://www.labour.gov.on.ca/english/hs/elearn/worker/foursteps.php

  4. Any category-specific licensing. IE- Drivers licence, Hair licence, etc.

Upon completion of these prerequisites, the applicant should forward a completed permittee application form along with all other required supporting documents to [email protected]

You will be sent the permittee application form after completion of our Permit Orientation Workshop. The next Permit Orientation Workshop will be taking place on the following dates, please follow the link to register:

Applicant emails or questions should be forwarded by email to [email protected]