Webinar: Copyright Q&A with the PPCA, APRA & ACC


A knowledge of copyright is essential across all aspects of community broadcasting. Join us as we discuss copyright issues of relevance to community broadcasters with special guests from the Phonographic Performance Company of Australia (PPCA), the Australasian Performing Right Association & Australasian Mechanical Copyright Owners Society Limited (APRA AMCOS) and the Australian Copyright Council.

Hosted by:

  • Lynne Small, General Manager of the PPCA a national, non government, non-profit organisation that represents the interest of record companies and Australian recording artists. The PPCA enables the sector to thrive by providing broadcast licences to community broadcasters.
  • Dave Sheils, Director Media Licensing for APRA AMCOS, an organisation that cover the rights and uses of music, for both local and international songs, for the benefit of music creators and music customers. APRA AMCOS license organisations such as community broadcasters to play or make available their members’ music.
  • Megan West, Senior Legal Officer at the Australian Copyright Council, an independent, non-profit organisation. They representing the peak bodies for professional artists and content creators working in Australia’s creative industries and Australia’s major copyright collecting societies. The Australian Copyright Council support a creative Australia by promoting the benefit of copyright for the common good.