A: Boys and girls aged 0 months to 18 years old.

A: Please apply by completing the application form by following the "Register - As a model" link at the top of the page. We currently do not accept postal or email applications and we aim to respond to every application irrespective of the outcome within 10 working days.

A: No, we are selective and will only accept a small percentage of applicants.

A: No, you do not require a portfolio to join us, all we require are good pictures against a plain background (please refer to our photo guidelines which can be found under the "?" option at the top).

A: There is NO fee to join the agency, we are completely FREE and do not charge any annual or listing fees. We however require all our over 4's to join Spotlight. This is an independent casting platform used by agents and Casting Directors and the charge for this is £98 per year, paid directly to Spotlight.

A: We earn money by keeping a percentage of each job we secure for our models, this is usually 25/35% depending on the type of work.

A: The model will normally be paid within 90 days of completing a job.

A: Earning will depend on the client, on average a model can expect to earn between £50 - £60 per hour 0r £200 - £350 per day, Television work are approximately £150 - £200 per day. If your child features in a final cut of a Television commercial, they usually get a buyout fee which is usually 500% of the day rate.

A: Unfortunately, no agency can guarantee work. However, by keeping the number of children on our books relatively small, our models have a better chance and we only accept children that we genuinely feel have the right looks our clients are interested in.

A: Yes! Most jobs are during school hours, casting however are usually after school hours between the hours of 4pm and 6pm.

Most jobs for babies and children who are not of school age are normally during the day.
For any other questions, please email us at info@usiagency.co.uk