Sunday, January 23, 2011

Registered copyright societies in India

The following are the registered copyright societies in India:
i. For cinematograph and television films : Society for Copyright
Regulation of Indian Producers for Film and Television (SCRIPT)
135 Continental Building, Dr. A.B. Road, Worli, Mumbai 400 018.
( Web-site: );
ii. For musical works: The Indian Performing Right Society Limited
(IPRS), 208, Golden Chambers, 2nd Floor, New Andheri Link Road,
Andheri (W), Mumbai- 400 058( Web-site: );
iii. For sound recording: Phonographic Performance Limited (PPL)
Flame Proof Equipment Building, B.39, Off New Link Road, Andheri
(West), Mumbai 400 053 ( Web-site: );
iv. For reprographic(photo copying) works: Indian Reprographic
Rights Organization (IRRO), 18/1-C, Institutional Area, Near JNU
Campus, New Delhi – 110067, (We-site: )


  1. What is a sound recording?

    "Sound recording" means a recording of sounds from which sounds may be produced regardless of the medium on which such recording is made or the method by which the sounds are produced. A phonogram and a CD-ROM are sound recordings.