Skip navigation links
Member resources
Help Centre
News and features

ProDub Licence - Royalty Sources 

How we collect money for your music copied onto an MP3 player

What is the name of the Licence?

ProDub (Professional Dubbing Licence)

Who is it aimed at?

The ProDub Licence provides permission from the copyright holders of both the musical works (via MCPS) and sound recordings (via PPL) to individuals who wish to dub (copy) music that they privately own onto formats for the specific purpose of using these copies in their professional or semi-professional working capacity.

How should you expect to be paid?

Members will be paid royalties via the pro-rata distribution.

Do we pay you for each track used?

No, there is no line by line reporting for this licence

What do we charge a customer for the use of your music?

Songs copied per annum Price Incl. Karaoke Uplift
1 - 5,000 £250 £300
5,001 - 10,000 £300 £360
10,001 - 15,000 £350 £420
15,001 - 20,000 £400 £480
Over 20,000 - under 100,000 Pro-rated on top tier Pro-rated on top tier

What commission rate do you pay us on the royalties collected?


Examples of customers who have signed up to the agreement include:

  • DJs
  • Fitness/Dance Instructors
  • Performing artists
Follow us on M Magazine Twitter Facebook Linked In YouTube
© PRS for Music