Tariff Consultations

April 2022

Notice to customers regarding the consultation of the new tariff for music use within Firework Displays and Outdoor Light Show events.

PRS for Music are undertaking a consultation on the introduction of a tariff designed specifically to licence the use of copyright music for the purpose of Firework Displays and Outdoor Light Show events. The aim of PRS for Music’s Tariff F&L is to make the process of licensing more straightforward for customers by creating a dedicated tariff for these specific events.

The consultation period will run for 4 weeks from 28th April 2022 until 26th May 2022. PRS for Music will review all responses received before or on the closing date.

PRS for Music encourage all relevant customers to have their say. PRS’s aim is to set reasonable terms and to apply and administer all licensing schemes fairly. Therefore, your view is important to help achieve this.

Ways to respond

There are two ways to respond:

What is the closing date?

The closing date for the consultation is 26th May 2022. PRS for Music will consider all comments received by the closing date. If you would like to keep your response confidential, or if you wish to provide confidential data in support of your response, please let PRS for Music know by stating this on the response form. This consultation does not obligate us to implement any of the changes proposed and we may propose an alternative tariff in the light of responses to this consultation.

Next Steps

Following the closing date of the consultation. PRS for Music will review the responses and
publish a summary on their website. PRS for Music will seek to hold discussions with customers and representative bodies, as required, and announce a new tariff based on the consultation
feedback and subsequent discussions.

Contact Us

If you have any queries regarding the consultation or the proposed tariff, please contact PRS for Music on fireworkslightshowsconsultation@prsformusic.com with the subject header: Firework Displays & Light Shows Consultation