Educational Institution Music Licence - Australian Government

Description

You will need this licence to play copyrighted music at a school, college or university. This licence covers the use of the following devices for the broadcast of music:

  • playing music as part of your class
  • reproducing music for the purposes of giving them to your students for class-related use
  • playing music as part of any school concerts.

Please note that there are different licensing regimes in Australia regarding the reproduction and playing of music and music videos that are protected by copyright.

This licence covers the use of music in the described locations only. Please note that depending on the nature of your intended activity you may also be required to hold a licence with the Phonographic Performance Company of Australia (PPCA) or the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA).

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.

Duration

Five years

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees will change depending on your circumstances. Please contact the agency for more information.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All School Music Licence Application - Please contact the agency for relevant forms.
Apply All University Music Licence Application - Please contact the agency for relevant forms.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Copyright Act 1968 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Copyright Regulations 2017 Australian Government

Administering agency

Australasian Performing Right Association

Australasian Mechanical Copyright Owners Society

Revenue and Licensing

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Schools Music Licences

Revenue and Licensing

Australasian Mechanical Copyright Owners Society

Australasian Performing Right Association

Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 5000
Strawberry Hills, New South Wales 2012
Phone: 1300 852 388
Email: schools@apra.com.au