Who's APRA AMCOS?
We help music creators get paid for their work and give people easy ways to legally play and copy music.
Are you a music creator?
Songwriters, composers, and publishers can all join APRA AMCOS. Membership is free and helps you get paid for your music.
Looking for a music licence?
Find out how your business or event can get permission to use music and support the music industry.
Creating an audio or video production?
Access high-quality and cost-effective music to use in adverts, TV and radio programs, films and more.
View works, Earnings Insights, royalty statements & remittances; register new works; upload jingles; submit Performance Reports; or update your details.
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Access Earnings Insights and Work Search; upload music in ads; manage your team; submit enquiries; or view resources and FAQS
Access work registration, cue sheet information, and unidentified work lists. Notify us of live performances featuring your members' works.
Submit an application on behalf of a client, license a production for multiple clearances, and search licence applications quickly and easily.
Create templates for your production, submit multiple cue sheets at one time, easily import cue sheets and ensure instant retrieval from APRA AMCOS upon submission.
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Get recognition for your work. Discover which competitions and initiatives for songwriters, composers, and other members of the music industry run throughout the year.
Since 1982, we've recognised and celebrated the artistic excellence and success of music creators across all genres. With multiple categories recognised each year, discover the rich history of our awards.
We work to spread Australasian music locally and abroad. Find out how you can benefit from programs like SongMakers, SongHubs, Sounds Australia and the Live Music Office.
We fund key music organisations that broadly benefit many Australian songwriters and composers and their industry.
This approach benefits more people by creating unique opportunities and growing the industry.
Key government policies can impact the music industry. We work hard to uphold copyright and influence policies that affect the music industry at large.
Learn how Australia's music industry contributes to our cultural and economic landscape. Read an overview of the key data or get stuck into the full reports.
First Sounds Vol. 7 is calling for submissions of any genre from emerging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists. Applications close 30 September 2021.
Nineteen Australian artists were honoured at the US-based Unsigned Only Music Competition awards. Alexander Biggs, du0 and Teenage Joans all took out First or Second Place wins.
2021 Art Music Awards winners announced, including Deborah Kayser, Speak Percussion, Cathy Milliken, Erik Griswold, Vanessa Perica.
A free, virtual event dedicated to game audio and composition. Two days of keynote speakers, panels and sessions with influential music and audio creators in the industry. October Sat 2nd-Sun 3rd, register now!
It’s free, virtual and our biggest event yet! Two days of keynotes, panels, feedback sessions and more with the industry's most influential music and audio creators.
More than 400 Australian artists, songwriters and performers along with some of the biggest companies in the music industry have joined forces to launch the #VAXTHENATION Campaign. Help us stop the interruptions and...
Entries are now open for Eurovision - Australia Decides. Upload your song choice for Eurovision 2022! Submissions close on September 26th.
Harry Michael (Masked Wolf) & Tyron Hapi receive award after reaching 1,000,000,000 streams.
The Australian Guild of Screen Composers are now taking entries for the Johnny Dennis Music Awards. Four cash prizes up for grabs - applications close September 30th.
Sydney Improvised Music Association (SIMA) is inviting applications from talented composers for their Emerging Composers Mentorship. Applications close September 15th!
A special session for artist managers, co-presented with Association of Artist Managers.
Off the back of #1 single CHASE with Aussie producer duo Bonka, VASSY shares her songwriting insights.
Alison has over 20 years’ experience in leadership roles across diverse industries, including the Arts sector.
Nominations for director positions on the APRA Board and AMCOS Board must be received by the Company Secretary by close of business on Friday 24 September 2021.
The current APRA Writer Directors explain the skills, experience and personal qualities that in their view a successful APRA Writer Director nominee may possess.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander composers based in NSW are encouraged to apply by 30 July 2021.
Electronic music artist and producer Naretha Williams shares strategies to get your work from the studio to the stage.
Screen composer Amara Primero presents TV Underscore Music.
Our Writer Services Rep is hitting the road and setting up shop for the day in Broome WA
Submissions close Thursday 22 July, 5pm AEST.