Support Copyright and Creators throughout Europe

This petition is now closed

The petition has now closed.

PRS for Music is urging all songwriters, composers, publishers and creative industry workers to sign this petition and to send a link to colleagues and everyone whose livelihoods depends on copyright.

The European copyright framework is under review and there are many lobby groups who are intent on changing copyright law to weaken creators rights.

Copyright is the best mechanism for ensuring the creative industries continue to generate sustainable economic growth and jobs.  It matters.  Please help protect it.

About PRS for Music

PRS for Music represents the rights of songwriters, composers and music publishers in the UK and around the world. As a membership organisation the company ensures creators are paid whenever their music and songs are played, performed, broadcast or reproduced in public and provides business and community groups with access to 22.2 million songs through its music licences. With over 100 representation agreements in place globally, PRS for Music's network represents over two million music creators.

In 2016, the organisation collected over half a billion pounds (£621.5m) on behalf of its members, making it one of the world’s leading music collective management organisations.