APRA AMCOS represents the rights of 110 affiliated performing and mechanical societies around the world. We have a dedicated team who are here to respond to queries from societies as quickly as possible.

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  • Do you work for an overseas performing or mechanical society? We have a range of tools and services available below to help our network of affiliated international collection societies.
  • Are you an APRA AMCOS writer or publisher member? Visit Music Creators
  • Are you a writer or publisher member of another society? Please contact your member representative at your royalty collecting society who will be able to assist with your enquiry.

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> Search for Works information
> Search for Cue Sheet information
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> Change your password. Not sure of your society password? please contact international@apra.com.au

ENQUIRIES:

GENERAL ENQUIRIES

> Email international@apra.com.au. These are for general queries from societies about APRA AMCOS, including questions concerning our international agreements. We can update your contact details or bank account details, issue tax certificates or answer any questions about licensing and distribution in APRA AMCOS territories.

SPECIFIC ENQUIRIES

If you have a more detailed enquiry, please contact the relevant department listed below.

PERFORMANCES IN OUR TERRITORIES  

Email distributionqueries@apra.com.au to:

> Tell us about performances in our territories.
> Update works registrations.
> Ask about claims made by your members regarding specific performances in APRA AMCOS territories.
> Enquire about Fiche Internationale requests from APRA and AMCOS.
> Enquire about Cue Sheet requests from APRA and AMCOS.

MECHANICAL CLAIMS

Email distributionqueries@apra.com.au for:

> Notifications of releases in AMCOS territories.
> Requests for synchronisation licenses.
> Online and digital license notifications.

Distributions from APRA AMCOS e.g. data problems, remittance/statement requests

> For APRA distributions, email distributionsfromapra@apra.com.au
> For AMCOS distributions, email distributionsfromamcos@apra.com.au

Distributions to APRA AMCOS e.g. notifications of FTP transfers, data and statements for distributions

> For APRA distributions, email distributionstoapra@apra.com.au
> For AMCOS distributions, email distributionstoamcos@apra.com.au

To submit Fiche Internationale to APRA AMCOS

> Email fiche@apra.com.au

To submit Film and TV Cue sheets to APRA AMCOS

> Email cues@apra.com.au

DISTRIBUTION TIMETABLES:

(please note, these are an estimate only)

APRA DISTRIBUTIONS TO SOCIETIES

*Performance Period

APRA Distribution ID
(YY = year in which the distribution is occurring)

Cut-off date Distribution date to Societies
January - March PYY07A or PYY07N 15 - July 15 - Sept
April - June PYY10A or PYY10N 15 - Oct 15 - Dec
July - September PYY01A or PYY01N 30 - Jan 22 - Mar
October - December PYY04A or PYY04N 15 - May 15 - June
* For more detail regarding when certain distribution pools are distributed, please read APRA's Distribution Rules

AMCOS DISTRIBUTIONS TO SOCIETIES

*Sales Period

AMCOS Distribution ID
(YY = year in which the distribution is occurring)

Cut-Off Date Distribution Date to Societies
January - March YY03 31 - Jul 15 - Sept
April - June YY06 31 - Oct 15 - Dec
July - September YY09 31 - Jan 15 - Mar
October - December YY12 31 - May 15 - Jun
* For more detail regarding when certain distribution pools are distributed, please read the AMCOS Distribution Rules

RECIPROCAL AGREEMENTS:

Our network of affiliated international collection societies runs across 91 other countries.  

> See the full list here.

Reciprocal Agreements

APRA AMCOS TERRITORIES:

Please click here for a list of all territories administered by APRA AMCOS. 

LATEST NEWS:

> View the latest news from APRA AMCOS.

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