Please forward to all performers to submit their claims by 6 April:
Work that did not happen because of lock-down – Independent Contractors can claim.
Below is link to the Claim form and Annexure A
Anthony Morgan – “I changed the format of the claim form into a word doc if that helps some Performers.”
Advice to Actors is to rather claim that not for work that did not happen even if it will move to later dates – for call actors Also theatre productions cancelled and any other independent contractors industry work.
INSTRUCTIONS TO ARTS AND CULTURE SECTOR APPLICANTS – RELIEF ASSISTANCE AND NEW PROPOSAL
a) Eligible to apply are project managers, event organisers, producers, freelancers, in all cultural & creative industries as per set criteria.
b) Each applicant must complete (blank spaces) this form to be eligible for COVID 19 Relief Assistance.
c) Applications must be sent to DSAC.COVID19@DAC.GOV.ZA
d) Only applicants that meet set criteria may apply.
e) Only applicants affected by project or event cancelled from when the President made a State of Disaster announcement TO JUNE 2020.
f) Applications from NGO, NPI, NPC, PTY, Freelancer/Independent contractor
g) Incomplete forms shall result in immediate disqualification.
h) Permanent or employees on a fixed contract do not qualify for this Relief. They may explore other Relief Interventions available to businesses and labour.
i) Provision of false information will be treated as fraud and dealt with through the appropriate Criminal Justice System.
j) Submission Deadline: 6th April 2020
Documents to submit for claim.
COVID – 19 RELIEF APPLICATION FORM – ARTS AND CULTURE SECTOR
COPY OF APPLICANT’S ID
APPLICANT’S BANK ACCOUNT
CONFIRMATION DOCUMENTS CONFIRMING INVOLVEMENT/PARTICIPATION
(contract, commitment letter etc)