Collecting Societies

HKRIA license the use of sound recordings, music videos and karaoke videos in:

  • Broadcast
  • Public performance
  • New media

The rates referred to herein are exclusive of VAT and tax.

+85 2 25207000
+85 2 28826897



22/F, Shanghai Industrial Investment Building,
48-62 Hennessy Road, Wanchai,
Hong Kong

Information for HKRIA was contributed by the CMO through Baker & McKenzie

  • 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 No No
Public performance rights Yes No No
Distribution rights / rights to issue copies to the public No No No
Rights to communicate to the public / make available over the internet Yes No No
Other rights  
  • Broadcast right
Yes No No

Rights to make available over the internet - Hong Kong does not yet have a general right of communication, but this right has been introduced in the recent Copyright Amendment Bill