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Vinyl Copy Code 

Our Vinyl Copy Code Scheme is an annual blanket licence for record labels that offer an identical digital copy of a release via a download code with the purchase of a vinyl.

How much does it cost?

The licence fee starts at £130 +VAT, although actual rates depend on the number of digital download albums redeemed per year.

To calculate your fee, simply match your projections to a band in the rate table below.

Licence Band
Annual Fee
(excluding VAT)
A
£130
B
£259
C
£646
D
£972
E
£1,292
Album Download
(Maximum number of redemptions per annum)
430 857 2,140 3,220 4,277


Please note, in addition to the Vinyl Copy Code Licence, you must already hold a PRS for Music licence to reproduce recorded music onto vinyl.

How can I apply for a Vinyl Copy Code Licence?

Complete the application form and submit it to us via email at vcc@prsformusic.com.

Download the Vinyl Copy Code application form

Alternatively, you can post your completed form to:

Vinyl Copy Code Scheme
Online Licensing Team
PRS for Music
2 Pancras Square
London
N1C 4AG

All licensees are allocated an account manager to advise and answer queries throughout the licensing process.

Got any queries?

Drop us an email at vcc@prsformusic.com

Forms and terms and conditions

Contact us

If you would like more information about this licence scheme, please contact us on:

vcc@prsformusic.com

 
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