Los Angeles Local FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

What are your hours of operation?
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

I have a special discount offer for Los Angeles members, who should I contact?
Contact the Los Angeles Executive Office at (323) 945-1600.

Where can I find all upcoming Los Angeles events?
All of the L.A. Local events can be found by accessing the Local Events tab or click here.

Can you help me find work?
SAG-AFTRA represents members as they are employed and is unable to provide employment opportunities; however please review our calendar which lists several networking and craft-based events to help performers further develop their craft. The Actors Fund Work Program is available to assist members with securing a survival job between performing.

How can I attend a Los Angeles Local board meeting?
Los Angeles Local Board Meetings typically occur once a month. All Los Angeles members are notified via email when a board meeting is accepting observers. Details are also posted on the Los Angeles calendar of events page.

Why am I not receiving the weekly emails?
To receive all of the weekly emails for Los Angeles events, make sure your email address is current in our records. Click here to log-in and verify or update your information. Make sure your SAG-AFTRA emails don’t get caught in your spam filte; add sagaftracommunications@sagaftra.org to your address book.

Can I work non-union jobs as a union member?
No. Global Rule One states, “No [SAG-AFTRA] member shall work as an actor or make an agreement to work as an actor for any producer who has not executed a basic minimum agreement with the [union] which is in full force and effect. This provision applies worldwide.”

How do I change my contact information with SAG-AFTRA?
Contact information can be changed through the website when you log into your membership account. Click here to login. You may also submit changes in writing via postal mail. Additionally, member record updates may be submitted via fax to (323) 549-6775. Changes cannot be accepted over the phone.

Send all changes to:
SAG-AFTRA
Data Updates
5757 Wilshire Blvd., 7th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90036

Where can I pay my dues?
The easiest way to pay dues is by logging into your personal profile and paying online. Click here to pay online using your credit card. Dues payments can be paid by cash, check, money order, Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover in person or by mail to: Cashier, SAG-AFTRA, P O Box 60513, City of Industry, CA  91716-0513. Please write your member ID number on your check.

To pay in person, visit the Cashiers Office, M-F, between 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (5757 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036).

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