Are you looking to shoot in PEI? The following documents are here to help make that easier!
Everything you need to know:
Appendix A – Provincial Parks Regulations
Appendix B – Parks Canada Film-and-Photography-Fee Guideline
Appendix C – City of Charlottetown – Extra Duty Request
Appendix D – City of Charlottetown – Barricade Request
Appendix E – Transport Canada – Drone Info
Appendix F – Parks Canada Drones
Appendix G – Workers Compensation Safety Matters
1) It is now mandatory in the Province of PEI to have workers compensation for all employees and contractual employees working on a film/video production or photography shoot. This pertains to everyone with the exception of actors, entertainers or performers etc. as per POLICY #74 (Section 2). LINK The production company has to register with WCB prior to the shoot. The minimum fee is $50 and increase based on the number of crew and number of days.
(2) Actors and Performers are not covered under WCB, and therefore the productions have to apply for Accident on Set Insurance.
(3) The best person for companies to talk to at WCB is Sue Ann Farrell email@example.com / 902.368.5859.
(4) Federal and provincial governments now require producers to show WCB documents.
Appendix H – Employment Standards Act