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Ringback licence 

Ringback licences are for companies who want to offer/sell ringbacks to the public.

What rights are covered in the licence?

This is a joint MCPS and PRS licence, allowing you to reproduce and store music in the form of ringbacks and to stream them to the public. Ringback licences do not cover any permanent download that may be kept by the caller.

How do you apply for the scheme?

To apply for ringback licences you must complete a hard copy of the application form and return it to us.

Online Licensing
PRS for Music
2 Pancras Square
London N1C 4AG.

How much do you pay?

Royalty rates are calculated as a percentage of Gross Revenue generated by the service and are set as follows:

  • Non-returnable advance of £1,000, excluding VAT
  • 15% of gross revenue from the service, including any subscription or recurring charge for accessing the service.
  • Minima of £0.15 per Ringback tone

Please see the Ringback Licence terms and conditions for a more detailed breakdown of rates.

Further Information

Contact us

Contact the Online Licensing Team on +44 (0)20 3741 4500 or onlinelicensing@prsformusic.com


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