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PPCA is a non-profit organisation that provides licences to Australian businesses to play recorded music in public. The net fees are distributed to record labels & registered Australian artists who create the recordings so they can continue to make music for us all to enjoy.

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News

  • PPCA AUS Council

    PPCA And The Australia Council Announce Recording Grants

    The PPCA and the Australia Council today announced the recipients of six grants totaling $75,000 offered under a joint initiative between the two organisations.

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    Copyright Collecting Societies Code Of Conduct - Call For Submissions 2016

    Submissions close on 31 July, 2016.

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    Indie Week 2016 Australian Independent Labels Delegation Announced

    AIR, Sounds Australia and PPCA are proud to announce that they will again team up to facilitate and lead a delegation of Australian independent labels to Indie Week, the annual conference held by A2IM (American Association of Independent Music).

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    Josh Pyke Joins PPCA Board As Artist Representative

    PPCA is pleased to announce that ARIA Award-winning artist, Josh Pyke has joined the PPCA Board following the recent PPCA Artist Representative election.

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    Courtney Barnett wins 11th Australian Music Prize

    Melbourne singer-songwriter wins $30,000 courtesy of PPCA.

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    Introducing the Early Childhood Education Licence

    PPCA has teamed up with APRA AMCOS, ARIA, The Copyright Agency | Viscopy and Early Childhood Australia to provide a simple licensing solution to early learning providers.

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Tariff News

  • Festival

    Events & Festivals Tariff

    Outcome of the review of PPCA's tariffs covering Events & Festivals. New Tariffs commencing 1 July, 2012.

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    New Fitness Classes Tariff

    News on the new PPCA/Fitness Australia agreed Fitness Classes Tariff

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    Review of PPCA’s Restaurant & Café Tariff

    Find out the complete history of the review, details of the new tariff and how playing music in your restaurant or café influences customer behaviour.

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