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About UPRS

Uganda Performing Right Society is a society that was formed in 1985 by authors (mainly musicians) to advance the cause of copyright administration in Uganda. It is registered with the Registrar of Companies as a Company Limited by Guarantee having no share Capital, in other words it belongs to all of its members. UPRS is recognized by the Government as a Collecting Society and it is a Member of the Confederation of International Societies of Authors and Composers ( CISAC ).

Our Vision

A Country free from piracy and infringement of copyright works.

Our Mission

To promote copyright and promote the value of music.

Our Goal

To fight infringement and piracy of music pakalast.

UPRS Services

UPRS Publisher Form

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Royalty Distribution

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Paid Up Music Users 2016

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Music Value

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Members Registration

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Licensing Tariffs

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License Tariffs Revision Year 2016

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Copyright Explained

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Apply For Music License

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Become a UPRS Member

UPRS membership is open to all composers of original Music and audio visuals. All needed is proof of authorship usually in the form of a recording of the Song or songs. Better still, membership is free.


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Copyright Inspector and Mbarara RDC during explaining Copyright law to Mbarara music users

Mbarara Music Copyright sensitization Workshop

  Mbarara musical users and music artists’ workshop that took place on the 20th July 2016 was attended by many music users from recreations centers in Mbarara town. They were sensitized about music copyright and the reasons why they should pay for music usage as this helps the musical works copyright holders to get money … Continue reading “Mbarara Music Copyright sensitization Workshop”

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