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Rates of pay

Writing WA advocates for writers and illustrators to be paid according to the recommended rates published by the Australian Society of Authors (ASA). The ASA’s rates relate to the following activities and areas of practice:

  • Freelance Writing
  • Public Appearances
  • School Appearances
  • Book Illustration
  • Comics
  • Poetry

To find out more, visit the ASA website.

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