Australian Recording Industry Association

The Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) is a national industry association proactively representing the interests of its members, which range from small record labels and distributors through to the major multinational record companies. ARIA harnesses the talents of key industry people to achieve the best outcome on industry issues and challenges.


ARIA plays an active role in supporting Australian music by creating opportunities to help Australian music be heard, protecting copyright and fighting against music piracy. ARIA also collects statistical information from members and retailers, compiles numerous ARIA Charts with data provided by over 1,100 retailers, and is also the Australian International Standard Recording Code (ISRC) national agency.