Tariffs for the Reproduction of Sound Recordings as background music for Wedding Videography or Photo Montage

(All tariffs are subject to GST at the applicable rate)

Category A

Reproduction of Sound Recordings into a videocassette tape or VCD or DVD as background music by wedding studios for wedding videography or photo montage.

Rate per annum: S$2,000

Category B

Reproduction of Sound Recordings into a videocassette tape or VCD or DVD as background music by freelance videographers for wedding videography or photo montage.

Rate per annum: S$2,000

In the event that the Commencement Date of this Agreement takes place after 1 January, then the Licence Fee payable until 31 December of that year shall be calculated as follows: Licence Fee = M ÷ (Total no. of days in the month of the Commencement Date) x (No. of days remaining in the calendar month of the Commencement Date, including the Commencement Date) + M x (No. of months remaining in the calendar year after the month of the Commencement Date) Where: F = Applicable fee M = (F ÷ 12)

Category C

Ad-hoc Licence for Reproduction of Sound Recordings into a videocassette tape or VCD or DVD as background music by per wedding couple for their wedding videography or photo montage.

Rate per Qualifying Wedding Videograph: S$90.00

Notes:

  1. RIPS shall have the sole discretion of determining which category an establishment falls into.
  2. Licensee shall not under any circumstances be entitled to any refund of any part of the Licence Fee, nor shall Licensee, upon the termination of this Agreement or the cessation of Licensee's business or the relinquishment of this Licence, be entitled to transfer the Licence to any third party, whether in whole or in part.
  3. For the avoidance of doubt, the engagement of a freelance videographer who has obtained a licence under Category B does not excuse an establishment from itself securing a licence under the appropriate categories as set out above.
  4. Licensee who has obtained a licence under Category C shall be granted a one-time use for the production of the Qualifying Wedding Videograph or Photo Montage within 3 months of the date of the issuance of this Licence.
  5. The applicable Licence Fees are subject to revision from time to time by RIPS upon written notice and shall, unless otherwise stated, apply in respect of any renewal or extension of the Licence term.
  6. Tariffs are payable in advance unless otherwise stated.
  7. All tariffs are subject to GST at the applicable rate.

Forms & Download

  • Application Form And Terms & Conditions for wedding videographers

    Wedding Videography

    To apply for a licence, please print and complete the downloaded application form and submit it to Recording Industry Performance Singapore Pte Ltd ("RIPS").

    Grant of the Licence for the Reproduction of Sound Recordings as background music for Wedding Videography is subject to approval and acceptance of the licence application by RIPS and compliance by the licence applicant with all of the terms & conditions appended to the application form (including payment of the licence fees). Each licence applicant agrees to be bound by these terms and conditions. Downloading the licence application form does not constitute the grant of the licence by RIPS.

  • Application Form And Terms & Conditions for wedding couples

    Wedding Videography

    To apply for a licence, please print and complete the downloaded application form and submit it to Recording Industry Performance Singapore Pte Ltd ("RIPS").

    Grant of the Licence for the Reproduction of Sound Recordings as background music for Wedding Videography is subject to approval and acceptance of the licence application by RIPS and compliance by the licence applicant with all of the terms & conditions appended to the application form (including payment of the licence fees). Each licence applicant agrees to be bound by these terms and conditions. Downloading the licence application form does not constitute the grant of the licence by RIPS.

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