The CDA is an alliance of professional UK Casting Directors dedicated to upholding professional standards within the industry.

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MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION FORM

Applicants, for Full or Provisional Membership, must be sponsored for membership by two full members of the CDA of good standing, they must know you well and be familiar with your body of work.

Any possible conflicts of interest will be taken into consideration on an individual basis by the CDA Management Committee (see notes below).

All successful applicants will be expected to adhere to the CDA Code of Conduct and the CDA Mission Statement. Upon application approval all new members will be expected to sign both of these documents.

REQUIREMENTS TO BECOME A FULL MEMBER OF THE CDA

Casting Directors should have a minimum of 3 years professional experience as a commercial Casting Director. This is defined as having received casting credit without the title “associate” or “assistant”.

REQUIREMENTS TO BECOME A PROVISIONAL MEMBER OF THE CDA

Applicants with less than 3 years of professional experience as a commercial Casting Director or those currently working as an Associate or Assistant CD may apply for provisional membership.

FEES

FULL MEMBERSHIP

* A one-time joining fee of £50 is due once your application has been approved

* Annual Membership fees are £150 per year payable on invoice

PROVISIONAL MEMBERSHIP

* A one-time joining fee of £50 is due once your application has been approved

* Annual Membership fees are £100 per year payable on invoice

Please complete the following form fully. The first 4 fields relate to the account with which you will login to our members directory. Subsequent fields relate to your membership application and the details that will be added to your membership directory page. Once your membership is approved you will be able to login and add/edit your membership directory details at any time.

Password must be at least 7 characters long. To make it stronger, use upper and lower case letters, numbers and symbols.
Type your password again.
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Enter your office phone number.
Enter your mobile phone number.
Choose the fields you cast for.
For each project please enter:-

Project Type:
Title:
Client:
Director:
Producer:
Production Company:
Online link:


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Upload a copy of your CV/Credits in Microsoft Word format
For each reference name please enter:-

Full Name:
Email Address:
Nature of employment: (Associate or Assistant)


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Associated Businesses
In the interests of full transparency please disclose any associated businesses.

Declaring other business interests will not necessarily discount your application to become a member of the CDA but we will need to carefully consider your application and may be in contact to ask further questions to ensure there is no conflict of interest.


Failure to disclose any associated businesses that you own or manage may result in membership being revoked.
For each supporting CDA Member please enter:-

Sponsor # Full Name:

Final decision on your application will be taken by a vote of the CDA Management Committee at the next quarterly meeting.

You will be notified within 90 days of receiving your application.

If all criteria have been met you will receive a request for payment for a one-off £50 joining fee and your annual membership subsciption. Payment can be made via secure online banking

Thank you for your interest in the CDA