Records, videos, synchronizations and Private copy
Choose license Do I need a licence to publish a video (DVD, BLU-RAY)?
To distribute a video, whether free of charge or for a price, an SGAE licence is required for the reproduction and distribution rights.  
 
What steps do I need to take to publish a video (DVD, BLU-RAY)?
Just complete an authorization contract that varies depending on the characteristics of your production, to which we will apply the SGAE's general tables of fees for reproduction and distribution rights on videographic media.
Examples of fees

• For videos (DVD, BLU-RAY) distributed together with newspapers or magazines, the following text must appear: "Copy distributed with a printed or graphic publication".
• Videos covered by this licence are not allowed to include advertising about any person or company other than the videographic company or the printed publication with which the videos are distributed.
• Payment of copyright:  you can opt between:
1. Payment based on the units manufactured.
2. Payment based on the units sold. In this case, payment will be made for 50% of the units manufactured with the obligation to inform the SGAE within the next 70 days following publication of the total units sold out of the remaining 50%.

Due to space constraints, the information shown in the present table is only an extract or summary of the corresponding fee heading. To view the full table of fees and all the details about your application, use this link

What does this licence include?

  • Video (DVD, BLU-RAY)

    Whenever you want to distribute a video with these characteristics: Feature film, documentary, work adapted for TV, dramatic works and karaoke videos, the procedure for applying for a licence is as follows:


    • Complete the authorization contract

    • The SGAE identifies the repertoire used (Direction, Script and Music)

    • The SGAE issues a licence (invoice) by applying the general tables of fees for this type of production

    • The video can be distributed once the invoice from the SGAE has been paid

Puedes consultar tu licencia en el siguiente PDF

Deductions and rate reductions

The deductions for the fees are as follows:

• 7,5% when using the recommended retail price

• 10% when using the retailer's cost price

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Solicita aquí tu licencia y un representante de SGAE se pondrá en contacto contigo para la formalización del contrato


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Solicita aquí tu licencia y un representante de SGAE se pondrá en contacto contigo para la formalización del contrato


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