Scam alert for pubs and bars in Scotland
PRS for Music have been made aware of a potential scam targeting businesses in Scotland.
Businesses have received a visit from individuals claiming to be working for PRS for Music. The individuals are wearing fake ID badges and using fake PRS for Music receipts that carry a copy of the PRS for Music Logo. They are asking for payment of a licence and stating that there is a fine if a licence is not taken out.
If anyone would like to confirm the identity of the Music Licensing Manager visiting them they are advised to contact PRS for Music customer services on
0345 309 3090.
If you believe you have been a victim of such a scam, please contact PRS for Music on the same number. You should also contact your local police station.