It is vital you register your works through the Writer Portal, before anything else
Upload your works to our other tools like OPUS for Jingles or the Music on Hold form
Always make sure you lodge your Performance Reports on time
New and longtime members alike, we've pulled together a quick refresher on claiming what's yours!
To make sure you get paid for your hard work, it is vital that you register your works via the writer portal. Then we know it exists.
From there, depending on where and how your music gets used, we ask that you provide key details of certain activity. Bookmark our guides page, it's a treasure trove of resources, forms, and links covering important areas of music usage and performance.
Is your music being used in an ad?
Upload it, report it, claim it.
Metro broadcast areas AU & NZ - you must upload your song. Whether it is a commercially-released song being used in an ad or music specifically made for an ad, it is considered a jingle.
There are uses that get categorised as 'unlogged' - e.g. cinema promos, festival/art installation - that fall outside our usual distribution channels.
Log it and we will investigate if it can be claimed.
Remember, if you find out about your music being used after-the-fact, or you don't have quite all the information from a client or supplier, contact Writer Services and we can discuss any quandary. Let's get to the bottom of it.