Music Reproduction Licence - Australian Government

Description

You will need this licence if you want to reproduce music in a physical form (CDs, cassettes, etc). This licence allows you to reproduce music for:

  • retail sale in stores
  • retail sale at performances
  • submission as a demo or audition
  • background music
  • educational purposes such as providing students with recordings free of charge.
A licence legally authorises the public performance of copyrighted music from within the Australasian Performing Right Association and Australasian Mechanical Copyright Owners Society (APRA AMCOS) and Phonographic Performance Company of Australia (PPCA) global inventory of registered songs (called works), sound recordings and music videos.

You would obtain a licence from OneMusic Australia depending on the type of business or organisation you are operating and this covers the rights of the above two organisations.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • apply using the relevant form
  • pay the appropriate licence fee.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Variable according to use.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Licence All

Fees vary depending on individual circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for fee information.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Which Licence Do I Need? (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Copyright Act 1968 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Copyright Regulations 2017 Australian Government

Administering agency

Australasian Performing Right Association

OneMusic Australia

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:

General Enquiries

OneMusic Australia

Australasian Performing Right Association

Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 5000
Strawberry Hills, New South Wales 2012
Phone: 1300 162 162
Email: hello@onemusic.com.au
Website: OneMusic Australia (Opens in new window)