As a festival organiser, you must ensure you have the correct licences in place to stage your event covering all relevant sites for the duration of the festival. Our licence will give you the legal permission you need to play the songs you want at your event.*
How can PRS for Music help me play music at a festival?
- Submitting programme and set list details guarantees an accurate assessment of your fees. You will only be charged for the music we control or that of our affiliated societies.
- You will have a hotline direct to music licensing specialists.
Watch our short animation video to learn more about what happens to your licence fee.
How are PRS for Music charges assessed?
We use over 40 tariffs to ensure suitable charges are applied. The tariffs which may relate to your festival are:
Many of our tariffs have been negotiated with national trade associations or representative bodies. In a few cases, PRS for Music tariffs have been set by the Copyright Tribunal. PRS for Music will apply the nearest equivalent wherever particular performances do not fit the exact scope of a standard tariff.