Individual Memberships in CMG Freelance cost $150 a year. New members planning to apply for a media card must pay the entire $150 when you join. We will review your application and send you a membership number via email when approved and send you a membership card and new members’ kit in the mail.

New members and those renewing their memberships now have an option to have your dues deducted on a monthly, ongoing basis at $15/month from your bank account or credit card via PayPal (you don’t need a PayPal account).  Please complete our online form and choose your payment option to access CMG Freelance supports.

If you prefer to pay by cheque, you can also download and print the membership application form: word   pdf.  Mail the form and your cheque to: CMG Freelance, 810-310 Front St. W, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3B5.

**Note: if you have contributed to CBC/Radio-Canada in the past 12 months on a freelance contributor or freelance specific services contract, you may already be eligible for automatic membership. To find out, send an email with “My Freelance Member Status” in the subject line, include your name and last date contributing to CBC, and address it to

Group Membership

CMG Freelance also welcomes self-organized collectives, cooperatives, associations and agencies to become group members. Whether you are fewer than ten freelancers or more than a hundred, just coming together or long-established, we can offer arrangements tailor-made to the needs of your group and profession. Contact CMG Freelance President Don Genova at