PPL, PRS and Playing Music in Your Business

    View Authors September 2015

    This article briefly explains the following:

    • Why you may need a licence to play music to staff and/or the
      general public in your business
    • PPL and PRS for Music – who they are and what they do
    • Live Music Act 2012 and Legislative Reform (Entertainment
      Licensing) Order 2014
    • When and how are PPL and PRS for Music licence fees payable
    • How PPL and PRS for Music calculate their licence fees
    • Dealing with approaches from PPL or PRS for Music