Collecting Societies

PPM represents all eligible Malaysian recording companies who are members of the Recording Industry Association of  Malaysia (RIM) and international recording companies which have exclusively licensed RIM members to look after their rights in Malaysia. These international recording companies consist of members of the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI). PPM is a licensing body set up to represent the recording industry for the licensing  of users of sound recordings and music videos including karaoke recordings (as contained in cassettes, CDs, LDs, VCDs, DVDs etc) in Malaysia.

The royalties/licence fees quoted herein are exclusive of tax. 

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Information for PPM was contributed by the CMO through WIPO

Mr. Ramani Ramalingam
  • Record companies
Rights administered by the Collecting Society? Right held by virtue of a law or statute? Possible by law to have these rights cleared directly by the right holder without involving the Collecting Society?
Reproduction / copying rights Yes Yes Yes
Public performance rights Yes No Yes
Distribution rights / rights to issue copies to the public No No Yes
Rights to communicate to the public / make available over the internet Yes Yes Yes
Other rights  
  • Rights to Broadcast
Yes Yes Yes