Music for Podcasts
The podcast licence covers music used in podcasts where music and speech are offered in an audio only download.
How much does the podcast licence cost?
The table below outlines the fees – you will need to pay which ever is highest. The podcast licence carries a minimum quarterly advance of €100 (excluding VAT).
|Headline Royalty Rate||8% of Gross Revenue|
|Per track minimum||€0.022*|
* excludes VAT
All audio/visual content will be licensed under either:
- Joint Online Music Licences (JOL) or
- General Entertainment Online Licence (GEOD) or
- Limited Online Exploitation Licence (LOEL) for limited (i.e. small scale) Podcast services.
The podcast licence excludes:
- The use of sound recordings – applicants should contact Phonographic Performance Ireland Ltd (PPI) or the relevant record label.
APPLY FOR AN IMRO PODCAST LICENCE
Podcast Licence Terms & Conditions