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NameCA - Alberta Production Grant (Stream 1 - Indigenous/Coproductions)
URLhttps://www.olffi.com/c/CAAMF01T
FundAlberta Media Fund https://www.olffi.com/c/CAAMF
TypeProduction Incentive
ActivityProduction
Project typesFeature Films, TV series, TV single work, Interactive projects
Nature of projectFiction, Animation, Documentary
Funding calculation % of QE upto29
Qualifying expenses infoQE = all expenditures purchased and consumed in Alberta / Value of in-kind are not eligible
Nature of fundingSelective
Who can applyProduction company registered in the region/state
Who can apply infoApplicant must be incorporated in Alberta with film, TV and digital media as their main activityRegistered regional companies which primary activity is film, TV or digital media production
Other requirementsCommercial licence agreement (TV or distributor) / 75% of financing confirmed (budget > 1M CAD OR 50% of financing confirmed (budget < 1M CAD) / Between 50 and 100% Alberta corporate ownership and control of production / Proportionate financial and creative control / Proportionate profit participation / At least 8 Albertans Head of Department OR 1 Head of Dept and 4 trainees if if Heads of Dept not available) / Two qualified trainees in any eligible department may be substituted for one Head of Department / Maximum 4 trainees per production / Less 0,5% for each Head of Department below the minimum requirement / Projects above 200 000 CAD must submit third party audited financial statements
All year roundYes
When to apply infoFirst come first served basis / Application submitted one day before beginning of principal photography
RecoupableNot Recoupable
Tax typeCash Grant
Financial supportNational Productions, Coproductions
Minimum local spending34 000€ %
Minimum local spending info> 50 000 CAD
Individuals paying income tax inAlberta
Service companies paying taxes inAlberta

Canada - Alberta

NameCA - Alberta Production Grant (Stream 2 - Foreign/Service)
URLhttps://www.olffi.com/c/CAAMF02T
FundAlberta Media Fund https://www.olffi.com/c/CAAMF
TypeProduction Incentive
ActivityProduction
Project typesFeature Films, TV series, TV single work
Nature of projectFiction, Animation, Documentary
Funding calculation % of QE upto25
Funding calculation infofor shooting > 30 days (fiction) or 300 person hours for animation: bonus of 1% to a maximum of 26% of QE
Qualifying expenses infoQE = all expenditures purchased and consumed in Alberta / Value of in-kind are not eligible
Nature of fundingAutomatic
Who can apply infoApplicant must be incorporated in Alberta with film, TV and digital media as their main activity
Other requirementsCommercial licence agreement (TV or distributor) / 75% of financing confirmed (budget > 1M CAD OR 50% of financing confirmed (budget < 1M CAD) / Less than 50% Alberta corporate ownership and control of production / Proportionate financial and creative control / Proportionate profit participation / At least 4 Albertans Head of Department OR 1 Head of Dept and 2 trainees if Heads of Dept not available / Two qualified trainees in any eligible department may be substituted for one Head of Department / Maximum 4 trainees per production / Less 0,5% for each Head of Department below the minimum requirement
All year roundYes
When to apply infoFirst come first served basis / Application submitted one day before beginning of principal photography
RecoupableNot Recoupable
Tax typeCash Grant
Financial supportForeign Productions
Individuals paying income tax inAlberta
Service companies paying taxes inAlberta

Contact Details

Name: Jeff Brinton
Phone:+780 422 8584
Email:jeff.brinton@gov.ab.ca