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Screen Industry

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Screenrights has over 4,000 members across 66 countries. Our members range from individual screen practitioners to large screen businesses.

Membership is free and simple.

Learn more about membership or join today.

Royalty Payments

Screenrights pays more than $40 million each year to rightsholders in film, TV and radio. We collect and pay educational royalties, government royalties and retransmission royalties from Australia and educational royalties from New Zealand.

You need to be a member to receive royalty payments. Membership is free.

Find out more about Royalty Payments here.


MyScreenrights gives you access to your membership 24/7 from anywhere in the world.

Access your payments, manage your royalty claims, collect royalties from across the globe or manage film & TV disbursements – you can do it all on MyScreenrights.

Learn more here.

Screenrights Resolution

Screenrights Resolution is an online portal for competing claims designed to assist members to self-manage competing claims wherever possible without the costs and time involved in using an external decision maker.

Explore simple and practical approaches to resolving your competing claims through the online service hub.

Learn more.

Worldwide Royalty Collection

Did you know there are collecting societies around the world that may be holding money for the use of your film and television titles?

The returns can be substantial – but knowing what to register, when and where can be complex and time consuming.

Screenrights offers Worldwide Royalty Collection for film rightsholders to efficiently and cost-effectively collect royalties from across the globe.

Learn more.

Film & TV Disbursements

Appoint Screenrights to handle all returns for your screen project to give yourself and your investors peace of mind. Let us do the ongoing admin so that you can get stuck into new projects.

Screenrights offers a range of Film & TV Disbursement solutions to cater to different levels of projected sales based on your best market assessment. Talk to us about how we can help you administer returns and provide your investors with quality reporting across the life of your film, TV show or documentary.

Learn more.

ISAN – A Global Identifier

An ISAN is the most effective means of identifying your work in this environment, improving efficiencies in managing rights data, exchanging information about the work, tracking use and protecting against piracy.

ISAN Australasia was founded by Screenrights and APRA AMCOS to give the Australasian audio-visual industries access to the most efficient means of identifying and tracking their work in the global digital environment.

Learn more about ISAN and find out how to get an ISAN for your projects.

Creative Workshop Spaces

Looking for the perfect space to run story workshops, pre-production meetings or business planning sessions? See if our Sydney meeting rooms are free.

We are pleased to make our meeting rooms available to the screen industry for story workshops, pre-production meetings and business planning sessions.

Cultural Fund

Screenrights invests in the Screen Industry in Australia and New Zealand through its Cultural Fund.

Up to 1% of Screenrights’ distributable income per annum will go towards funding screen practitioners to deliver projects or initiatives that respond to the year’s focus and aspire to a broad positive contribution to industry development.

Learn more about the fund.


Screenrights is a proud sponsor of conferences and events across Australia and New Zealand.

Sponsorship is an effective means of reaching our key audiences and creating awareness about the important role that Screenrights plays for the screen industry. We sponsor events and initiatives that have broad industry engagement across the diverse sectors of the industry, as well as niche events and initiatives that provide unique opportunities to reach out to specific sectors of the industry.

If you are interested in Screenrights sponsoring your event or initiative, please read the Guidelines for Sponsorship to find out more.


We have an active voice in advocating for a vibrant screen industry built upon a strong copyright regime that facilitates access to screen stories in exchange for fair and equitable payment.

You can read our submissions to government enquiries here.