Please note: The following per diem information applies only to those people employed on a TMA/Equity contract.
To calculate Per Diems (excluding the Republic of Ireland and the U.S. - see below), use the 10-hour 'B' rate from the Foreign and Commonwealth (FCO) website:
which sets a rate for most countries and major cities.
NB Members are advised to check rates before commencing a tour as they are changed quarterly and can fluctuate accordingly.
| Facilities Provided|
Subsistence Payment To Be Made
| a) Accommodation only |
90% of the FCO rate
| b) Accommodation and breakfast|
75% of the FCO rate
| c) Accommodation, breakfast and one meal|
42.5% of the FCO rate
| d) Accommodation, breakfast and two meals|
10% of the FCO rate
If you need further information please call Emily McDonald -
020 7557 6705 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Increase in Travel Time Payments (paragraph 6(b))
£17 - for 8 to 12 hours
£41 - for 12 to 20 hours
£54 - for over 20 hours
Per Diems for Republic of Ireland
No accommodation and no meals: Full Irish Equity rate
Accommodation only: One-half of Full Irish Equity rate
Accommodation and breakfast: One-third of Full Irish Equity rate
The Full Irish Equity rate (July 2010) still current January 2013
63.03 Euros for companies who do not receive a subsidy
70.60 Euros for companies partially subsidised
86.15 Euros for companies fully subsidised
Per Diems for the U.S.
$73.50 - effective 1 January 2009. Applicable for anywhere in the U.S., regardless of what facilities are provided.