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Performer Registration & Next Steps

Thank you for registering with ACTRA RACS! You’ve joined thousands of other performers seeking fair compensation for the use of their work. The ACTRA RACS Team will now begin tracking down any available royalties and will be in touch shortly with additional information. In the meantime, a copy of your completed membership form has been sent to you by email.

Now that you’ve registered with ACTRA RACS, we just need to verify your identity to finalize your account. In addition, if you’ve selected Direct Deposit as your payment method or have requested that ACTRA RACS collect your royalties in the USA, please complete the appropriate form(s) below and return them to

Identity Verification

To verify your identity, we’ll need to review a piece of government-issued identification. Please take a photo of your identification and email it to

Direct Deposit Form

Completing the Direct Deposit Form will provide ACTRA RACS with the details needed to issue your royalty payments directly into your bank account. Please return the completed form to to finalize direct deposit.

Direct Deposit AuthorizationDownload


To avoid paying a 30% withholding tax on any US-based income, please complete one of the following forms and return it to

W8BEN (10-2021)Download
W8BEN-E (10-2021)Download

If you have any immediate questions, you can reach us at or 1-800-387-3516.

Thanks again and welcome to ACTRA RACS!