As soon as a member of SIF or DSF starts speaking into a
microphone, a basic studio fee of Dkr 1.700 is applicable for the
first hour, no matter what the job. 50% of this basic fee is
applicable for every subsequent hour or part of hour. It should be
stressed, however, that this is the minimum fee
and that many voice talents set their own fees.
Unless the speaker is self-employed and sends his/her own
invoice, holiday pay of 12.5% must be added to the basic studio
Depending on the type of voiceover, royalties may have to be
added to the basic studio fee. Note that the 12.5% holiday pay is
not paid on royalties.
Questions are often asked regarding rates for internet speaks
(e.g. corporate speaks, product presentations), telephone system
recordings and e-learning narrations. In these instances, a 50%
royalty fee is added to the basic studio rate.
In other words, if a narration is non-broadcast and not
to be placed on the internet, then the basic studio rate is
Note: If a speaker records in his/her own home studio and is
also required to edit/technically adjust the recording, then he/she
is entitled to request an additional sum for this extra work.