About

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

  • Australia Council

    PPCA and The Australia Council Announce A New Round Of Recording Grants

    PPCA is delighted to again partner with the Australia Council.

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    PPCA Congratulates 2014 Ted Albert Award Winner Lindy Morrison

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  • Records

    Copyright Collecting Societies Code Of Conduct - Triennial Review

    Release of review.

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    PPCA Statement

    PPCA disappointed by Commercial Radio Australia’s decision to impact regional radio listeners

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    Big Scary win the 9th Australian Music Prize!

    Melbourne duo receive $30,000 in prize money courtesy of principal partner PPCA.

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  • Australia Council

    PPCA & Australia Council announce recording grant results

    Five grant recipients announced

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  • Guitar

    $33.6 million distribution to artists and record labels in 2013

    PPCA is pleased to announce a $33.6 million distribution to artists and record labels for the 2012/2013 financial year.

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    Artists and labels win court case on radio simulcasting

    Artists and recording labels have won a Federal Court appeal which confirms that they are entitled to seek licence fees from radio stations for music streamed via internet simulcasts.

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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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