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Choose license Do I need an SGAE licence to be able to provide an à la carte music service over the Internet? And if I offer the service through an App?

To be able to offer an à la carte music service, whether over the Internet or else through an App, you will need to obtain the permission of the copyright holders for all the works your users have access to.

To be able to use any protected musical work, whether domestic or foreign, all you have to do is obtain your SGAE licence and you will be able to use all of the musical repertoire, both domestic and foreign, managed by the SGAE in your service.

It depends on the licence you choose. You can choose between:

- Streaming à la carte music (specialist platforms)
- Streaming à la carte music (generalist platforms)
- Downloadable à la carte music

Examples of fees

​Streaming à la carte music (Specialist and Generalist Platforms*)

Commercial web sites…………………….%15 of the service's total revenue *

Minimum tariff:

Up to 100,000 visits a month ……….€305,59 /month
More than 100,000 service…….€488,95 /month


Non-commercial web sites up to 25,000 visits a month…….....………€61,12 /month

Non-commercial web sites between 25,001 and 100,000 visits a month……€122,24 /month

Non-commercial web sites with over 100,000 visits a month.....…….€305,59 /month

* Generalist Platforms

On the basis of the tariff calculated according to the above provisions, the corresponding correction factors will be applied, depending on the degree of use of the musical repertoire, the volume of traffic on the platform and in accordance with the following categories:

- Category A: Less than 10% - Correction factor 0.25

- Category B: Less than 70% Correction factor 0.60

- Category C: Equal to or more than 70% - Correction factor 1,00

Downloadable à la carte music

Tariff……………………8,5% of the service's total revenue

Minimum tariff:

€0,0435 per work downloaded if it forms part of the download of an album
€0,07 per individual work downloaded (not as part of an album)

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What does this licence include?

  • Streaming à la carte music (Specialist Platforms)

    You can provide your users with all of the music, both domestic and foreign, managed by the SGAE for them to select and listen to.

    España

    The licences will be valid for the territory of Spain.

    You can consult your licence on the following PDF

    You can consult the tariff here and the economic rationale and report in the following PDF​​

  • Streaming à la carte music (Generalist Platforms)

    If you offer audio-visual recordings that include our repertoire, you need this licence.

    Spain

    The licences will be valid for the territory of Spain.

    You can consult your licence on the following PDF

    You can consult the tariff here and the economic rationale and report in the following PDF​​

  • Downloadable à la carte music

    With this licence, your service will be able to offer the possibility of downloading and retaining the musical works permanently.

    Spain

    Licences will be valid in Spanish territory.​

    You can look up your licence in the following PDF​​​

    You can consult the tariff here and the economic rationale and report in the following PDF​​​

Puedes consultar tu licencia en el siguiente PDF

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