The MBA is the collective bargaining agreement that covers most of the work done by WGA writers. If you have questions regarding the application or interpretation of its provisions, please contact the Guild’s Contracts Department or call (323) 782-4501.

2017 Minimum Basic Agreement

2017 MBA Span Provision
Summary of the 2017 MBA
Memorandum of Agreement for the 2017 WGA Theatrical and Television Basic Agreement
Residuals for High-Budget Subscription Video on Demand (HBSVOD) Programs
The New Deal: Taking Advantage of the 2017 MBA
Negotiating Committee Co-chair Chris Keyser outlines key gains in the 2017 MBA

2014 Minimum Basic Agreement
2011 Minimum Basic Agreement

The 2017 Schedule of Minimums may be downloaded below.

2017 Schedule of Minimums

If you would like to purchase a hard copy of the MBA or prior agreements or schedules, email Operations.