Phonographic Performance Company of Australia

The Phonographic Performance Company of Australia Ltd (PPCA) is a national, non-profit organisation that represents the interest of Australian recording artists and record labels. PPCA is authorised by its licensors to issue blanket licences for the broadcast, communication and public performance of sound recordings and music videos.


PPCA currently license over 50,000 businesses Australia-wide. The licence income collected, less administration expenses, is distributed to registered Australian recording artists and a Trust Fund that provides grants for the encouragement of music and the performing arts.