PRS for Music represents members’ performing rights, whenever a piece of music is performed or played in any public space or place outside of the home.
Performing rights royalties are paid to a songwriter, composer or publisher whenever their music is played or performed in any public space or place.
This includes TV, radio, online, in a shop, an office, pub or restaurant, at a concert, a sporting event and thousands of other places.
The Performing Right Society continues to exist as a legal entity and company name. Royalty cheques come from the Performing Right Society Limited, and cheques can be sent to the Performing Right Society Limited. It is registered at Companies House.