Next Dramatists’ and Directors’ Agents Meeting

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016. 1.00pm - 2.30pm at St Anne's Soho, 55 Dean Street

Next Artists’ Agents Meeting

Wednesday October 12th, 2016. 1.00pm - 2.30pm at St Anne's Church, 55 Dean Street, Soho.

Creatives’ and Theatre Committees

No meetings currently scheduled.

PMA AGM 2016

Wednesday September 28th, at Century Soho. From 1pm - 3pm. All members are welcome. Save the date!


We are the leading professional body for talent agencies in the UK.

The PMA is a membership organisation for agents who represent actors, writers and directors. It was set up over 60 years ago with the intention of encouraging good practice among agents by encouraging better communication between agents and better communciation from agents to the industry.

The PMA does not provide advice about finding an agent. If you are looking for an agent you will need to contact individual agencies directly. You may find our list of member agencies useful – available to download at the bottom of this page.


As a member you will part of a unique network of over
170 agencies in the UK

As a PMA member your agency will have access to:


Advice and current information is always available on the members’ email forum. You will also have access to a vast resource library in the Members Area online which includes current standard agreements.


PMA members meet every month (alternating between Artists’ Agents and Dramatists’ and Directors’ Agents). Meetings may be to discuss current industry issues or they may take the form of Q&As with relevant industry representatives. In addition to the monthly meetings there are a number of smaller work groups representing a wide range of specific interests and current issues.


To apply for membership you will need:


Annual membership (exc VAT) is: £350.00 for agencies of less than 10 employees and £650.00 for agencies of 10 or more employees. Membership runs from January to December.

If you have any questions about membership please email:

If you are ready to apply please click here:

Application Form

Applying to join the PMA

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Please consider the notes below before completing the application form on the next page.


Download template letter for your Bank or Accountant

Application Process

Applications are considered by the PMA Council at quarterly meetings (generally held in January, April, July and November).

You will be notified of decisions as quickly as possible thereafter. If your application is successful we will invoice for your subscription payment. Current fees are listed below.

If you have any queries please email

Membership Fees

Annual membership (exc VAT) is:

£350.00 for agencies of less than 10 employees working in film, theatre and tv.

£650.00 for agencies of 10 or more employees working in film, theatre and tv.

Membership runs from Jan – Dec. If you join mid-year (after June) you will be only be invoiced for half the year.

Please review the highlighted fields below to ensure that you have completed all the required fields and checked the confirmation checkboxes.

If your agency is less than two years old please note previous experience at another agency.
(e.g. mainly artists representation or literary representation)
Please name four current clients and state how long they have been with the agency.
Must be supported by two current PMA members.
This application is supported by the company director/s. I/we have read the pma code of conduct for membership and undertake to carry out *my/our obligations thereunder

Online Application complete

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Next steps ... you will be asked to email two written references from current PMA members and evidence of a separate client account signed by your bank or accountant.

New member applications are reviewed at PMA Council Meetings, generally in January, April, July and November. You may be asked to provide additional information at that stage or will be contacted soon after with a decision.

If you need any further information please contact The PMA at<

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Need to fill an admin vacancy?

Sign in to the Members Section and select Post a Vacancy, write your ad, press the send button to post. It will automatically be published in the vacancy list. Please note the PMA does not carry ads for agents.

Ads will automatically delete after 2 weeks. To edit or delete email


The Vacancy List: Looking for a start or a next step in an agency?
Current assistant and admin vacancies are posted below.

Steve Nealon Associates Ltd

Part-time admin assistant

– Posted August 23rd 2016

Part-time admin assistant needed. Must be highly experienced with wordpress and web design. Must be highly skilled with social media and have a vast knowledge and ability with all social media platforms. Knowledge of Spotlight and Tagmin an advantage. Please email CV with cover email.

Rossmore Management

Paid Internship/Asst – Part-time

– Posted August 17th 2016

Rossmore Management are looking for a part time intern/assistant.

The Ideal candidate would have some knowledge of the business, be proficient in Apple Mac, Microsoft Office, Excel and Word and have an excellent telephone manner, with good organisational skills and an strong work ethic.

Please email with a covering letter, together with your current CV.


Foreign Rights Assistant/Agent’s Assistant – Books Department

– Posted August 15th 2016

United Agents is looking for a full-time assistant to two Foreign Rights Agents with some primary agent responsibilities in the Books department of the Agency where they represent many prize-winning adult and children’s authors. They will provide general administrative support, including processing contracts, tax forms, raising invoices and preparing rights lists and other sales material. The role will include liaison with clients and publishers. The candidate must be a keen reader and an interest in children’s books would be particularly desirable. Previous experience would be helpful but isn’t necessary. This is a great entry-level opportunity for a career in the publishing industry. The ideal candidate will have a keen eye for detail, be confident in handling a wide range of administrative tasks, and will enjoy being part of a busy team of five people.

Please send your CV and covering email with BOOKS in the subject header to


Senior Assistant

– Posted August 15th 2016

Sainou are looking for a top-level, experienced assistant to join the team.

You should have at least 2 years’ experience in an agent’s office, have strong communication skills and have the drive to create opportunities.

This position has huge scope for growth for the right person.

For more info see: