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Canadian Actors' Equity Association
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Equity Offices Canada Day Closure
Equity's National and Western Offices will be closed from Thursday, June 24, at 5:00 p.m. local time (Toronto and Vancouver), re-opening on Monday, July 5, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. local time. This office closure is timed to coincide with the Canada Day (July 1) statutory holiday.

Equity's offices will resume 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (remote) business hours over the summer, Monday to Thursday. Both offices remain closed each Friday.

Productions and Contracts
Engagers are strongly encouraged to send notification regarding production(s) scheduled to commence between now and July 9, 2021 to the applicable Business Representative as soon as possible, and no later than 9:00 a.m. local time (Toronto and Vancouver) on June 21, 2021.

Emergency Contact and Support
Emergency support will remain available over the holidays. After-hours emergencies, defined as a health and safety situation in the workplace or failure to be paid by an engager, may be reported by calling the National Office at 1-800-387-1856 (416-867-9165 in Toronto). Follow the 'in case of an emergency' prompts. Leave a message which will be responded to as soon as possible.

Wishing everyone a happy and safe 2021 Canada Day holiday.
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