Explore the Cine Guilds, associations and regulating bodies that operate in the TV industry.
BECTU is the UK's media and entertainment trade union; sectors covered include broadcasting, film, independent production, theatre and the arts, live events, leisure and digital media.
Association of Motion Picture Sound (AMPS)
AMPS is a craft guild made up of 450 working sound professionals who strive to promote the value of great sound in TV and film, championing the creative contribution it can make to every production.
Institute of Professional Sound
The IPS provides support, training, standards, community, and professional recognition for our members in the media industries.
The Guild of British Film and Television Editors
The Guild of British Film and Television Editors, GBFTE, is an association of editors in the British Film and Television Industries.
UK Screen Association
We are an independent body with membership involved in post-production, visual effects, physical special effects, audio, cameras, lighting, freelance talent, outside broadcast and studios.
The British Kinematograph, Sound and Television Society (BKSTS) is an organisation which serves the technical and craft skills of the film, sound and television industries.
Directors Guild Of Great Britain
The Directors Guild is a charitable foundation established for directors in all media.
Directors UK is the professional association of directors working with the moving image in the UK, with almost 6,000 members.
The Production Managers Association
The Production Managers Association (PMA) is a long-established professional body of film, television, corporate and multimedia production managers.
The writers Guild
The Writers’ Guild of Great Britain (WGGB) is a trade union representing professional writers in TV, film, theatre, radio, books, poetry, animation and video games.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts is an independent charity that supports, develops and promotes the art forms of the moving image.
The Producers Alliance for Cinema and Television (PACT) is the trade association representing the commercial interests of UK independent media companies.
Scottish Screen is the national screen agency for Scotland with responsibility for developing all aspects of screen culture and industry across the country.
Northern Ireland Screen
Northern Ireland Screen is the government-backed lead agency in Northern Ireland for the film, television and digital content industry.
Wales Screen is a small but dedicated and knowledgeable team within the Creative Industries sector of the Welsh Government.
Creative England invest in talented people and their creative ideas, nurturing our richly diverse games, TV, film and digital media industries.
Creative Skillset helps the Creative Industries to develop the skills and talent they need to remain world-class.
Women in Film and TV
Women in Film & TV (UK) is the leading membership organisation for women working in creative media in the UK, and part of an international network of over 14,000 women worldwide.
NASMAH is a professional, social and educational organisation. We encourage the highest standards in the craft of media hair and make-up, and work hard to promote our members.
Association of Camera Operators
The Association of Camera Operators is a voluntary organisation, of professional feature film, commercials, and television drama camera operators, specialising in the art of camera operating.
National Union of Journalists
The National Union of Journalists is the voice for journalists and journalism. The NUJ is an inclusive union and represents a broad range of media professionals.