The government has announced the following changes to the Producer Offset rate as the film and television industry recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic:

  • the rate will be retained at 40% for feature films with a theatrical release
  • the rate will be increased from 20% to 30% for other eligible formats such as drama documentary content for television and streaming platforms.

Source: Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts, Supporting Australian Screen Production, [media release], 11 April 2021, accessed 12 April 2021.