International Collections

Our international business continues to grow at pace. Reflecting the success of members works on a global level, we have invested in the largest and most pro-active international department of any collection society in the world.  This focus combined with the experience of our team gives us an unparalleled ability to best represent our writer and publisher members’ interests globally ensuring their royalties are paid quickly and accurately when their music is used.

International Income over a decade

2017 collections by region made by PRS on behalf of writer and publisher members.

International Income

Revenue from TV, Radio and Live continues to be our largest sources of income.

International Income by source

Over the last five years our international income has grown by £75m to £261.4m, measured on a constant currency basis. Royalties from the online and mobile sectors are helping to drive this year-on-year increase, reflecting the growth in streaming services around the world.

International Income receipts