Online Mini Music Licence - Australian Government

Description

You need this licence if you intend to play copyrighted music or offer music services online.

This licence covers online services earning less than $25,000 a year for each online activity.

This licence legally authorises the use of music for:

  • On-demand streaming (individual tracks or streaming services)
  • On-demand digital downloads
  • Webcasting
  • Podcasts
  • Entertainment / audiovisual streaming services
  • Backing tracks
  • Karaoke streaming and download services.

This 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, sound recordings and music videos.

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 earn less than $25,000 a year for each online activity.

Duration

As specified

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Fees will change depending on your circumstances. Please contact the agency for more information.

Forms

Act(s) name

Copyright Act 1968 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Copyright Regulations 2017 Australian Government

Application process

Apply

Please lodge your completed application with the agency.

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:

Media Licensing

Revenue and Licensing

Australasian Mechanical Copyright Owners Society

Australasian Performing Right Association

Operating address: 16 Mountain Street
Ultimo, New South Wales 2007
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 5000
Strawberry Hills, New South Wales 2012
Phone: 02 9935 7900
Email: medialicensing@apra.com.au