Our members

Artists' Collecting Society

Supporting visual artists through the administration of ARR and copyright

Association of Authors' Agents

A British trade association of UK-based literary agencies

Association of Illustrators

Based in the UK, we are the professional body for illustrators globally

Association of Learned & Professional Society Publishers

International trade body for not-for-profit organisations that publish scholarly and professional content

Association of Photographers

Not-for-profit trade association for professional photographers in the creative industries

Authors' Licensing & Collecting Society

Protecting and promoting authors’ rights

BECTU/PROSPECT

BECTU, a sector of Prospect, is the UK’s media and entertainment trade union

British Association of Picture Libraries & Agencies

 BAPLA represents image licensors. Its goal is to be a clear and representative voice for the UK image licensing industry

British Equity Collecting Society

Set up by Equity in 1998, BECS is the UK’s only collective management organisation for audiovisual performers

British Institute of Professional Photography

Not-for-profit organisation delivering education, qualifications and professional development to photographers

BPI (British Recorded Music) Limited

The body for record labels, representing more than 420 independent companies and the UK’s three ‘majors’

Chartered Institute of Journalists

Protecting and serving the best interests of journalists and journalism since 1884

DACS

A not-for-profit visual artists’ rights management organisation

Directors UK

The professional association of UK screen directors

ERA

Licensing schools, colleges and universities to make educational use of copies of TV and radio broadcasts

ISM

The UK’s professional body for musicians and subject association for music

The Ivors Academy

The Ivors Academy exists to celebrate, support and protect the professional interests of all writers of music

MPA Group of Companies

Comprising the Music Publishers Association and two commercial businesses, the Mechanical-Copyright Protection Society and Printed Music Licensing Ltd

The MU

The MU represents and campaigns on behalf of over 30,000 professional & student musicians

NUJ

The voice for journalists and journalism in the UK and Ireland

PICSEL

Established by rights holders for rights holders

The Publishers Association

The PA represents book and journal publishers in the UK

PPL

The UK’s music licensing company for over 100,000 performers and recording rights holders

PPA

The PPA is the association for magazine publishers and providers of consumer, customer and business media in the UK

PRS for Music

PRS for Music represents songwriters, composers and music publishers in the UK and around the world

PLS

PLS provides copyright and licensing services to support publishers in facilitating access to their content

The Royal Photographic Society

The RPS educates the public and encourages the public appreciation of photography

Society of Artists' (Illustrators') Agents

A trade organisation for illustration agents in the UK

The Society of Authors

The UK’s trade union for all types of writers, illustrators and literary translators

Writers' Guild of Great Britain

A trade union representing writers in TV, film, theatre, radio, books, comedy, poetry, animation and video games

Our members

Artists' Collecting Society

Supporting visual artists through the administration of ARR and copyright

Association of Authors Agents

A British trade association of UK-based literary agencies

Association of Illustrators

Based in the UK, we are the professional body for illustrators globally

Association of Learned & Professional Society Publishers

The international trade body for not-for-profit organisations and institutions that publish scholarly and professional content

Association of Photographers

Not-for-profit trade association for professional photographers in the creative industries

Authors' Licencing & Collection Society

Protecting and promoting authors’ rights

BECTU/PROSPECT

BECTU, a sector of Prospect, is the UK’s media and entertainment trade union

British Association of Picture Libraries & Agencies

 BAPLA represents image licensors. Its goal is to be clear & representative voice for the UK image licensing industry

British Equity Collecting Society

Set up by Equity in 1998, BECS is the UK’s only collective management organisation for audiovisual performers

British Institute of Professional Photography

Not-for-profit organisation delivering education, qualifications and professional development to photographers

BPI (British Recorded Music) Limited

The body for record labels representing over 420 independent companies and the UK’s three ‘majors’, over 85% of the legal domestic consumption

Chartered Institute of Journalists

Protecting and serving the best interests of journalists and journalism since 1884

DACS

A not-for-profit visual artists’ rights management organisation

Directors UK

The professional association of UK screen directors

ERA

Licensing schools, colleges and universities to make educational use of copies of TV and radio broadcasts

ISM

The UK’s professional body for musicians and subject association for music

The Ivors Academy

The Ivors Academy exists to celebrate, support and protect the professional interests of all writers of music

MPA Group of Companies

The MPA Group comprises the Music Publishers Association and two commercial businesses, Mechanical-Copyright Protection Society and Printed Music Licensing Ltd

The MU

Keeping music live since 1893

NUJ

The voice for journalists and journalism in the UK and Ireland

PPL

The UK’s music licensing company for over 100,000 performers and recording rights holders

PPA

The PPA is the association for magazine publishers and providers of consumer, customer and business media in the UK

PRS for Music

PRS for Music represents songwriters, composers and music publishers in the UK and around the world

PLS

PLS provides copyright and licensing services to support publishers in facilitating access to their content

The Royal Photographic Society

The RPS educates the public and encourages the public appreciation of photography

The Society of Authors

The UK’s trade union for all types of writers, illustrators and literary translators

The Writers' Guild of Great Britain

A trade union representing writers in TV, film, theatre, radio, books, comedy, poetry, animation and video games

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