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 over 125,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers in the UK. As a membership organisation it ensures creators are paid whenever their music is played, performed or reproduced, championing the importance of copyright to protect and support the UK music industry. The UK has a proud tradition of creating wonderful music that is enjoyed the world over and PRS for Music has been supporting the creators of that music since 1914.

PRS for Music provides business and community groups with easy access to nearly 15m songs through its music licences. In an industry worth over £4.1bn, PRS for Music is uniquely placed to be a voice for music and music creators. Collecting £621.5m in 2016, PRS for Music is one of the world’s most efficient combined rights organisations. With over 100 representation agreements in place globally, PRS for Music's network represents over two million music creators.