PICSEL 2018-04-30T11:33:14+00:00


A brand new collecting society for pictures, bringing together a wealth of experience, it will ensure that all those representing visual artists and creators, here and abroad, can claim royalty payments more effectively. PICSEL is a not-for-profit organisation, committed to taking care of your interests and giving you a level platform to engage in secondary licensing.

In order to claim secondary licensing revenue through PICSEL, you will have to grant PICSEL the necessary licenses through a mandate

****The Copyright Licensing Agency (CLA) has decided, in consultation with the Intellectual Property Office (IPO), to withdraw its application to operate an extended collective licensing scheme.****

What You’ll Receive


– A newfound freedom to choose a highly professional conduit to claim secondary licensing royalties
– The prospect to govern your collecting society for the benefit of all rights holders in your repertoire
– The opportunity for you to input directly into discussions on secondary rights licensing


– A commitment to working with you to deliver a cost effective distribution platform
– A commitment to openly work with all PICSEL members and other collecting societies
– A commitment to be cost efficient and to make credible and timely payments using up-to-date technology


– Respect as rights holders with the offer of fairness and impartiality to those eligible to claim
– The security to know that your primary rights licensing will be protected from erosion
– Use of member’s expertise to obtain the best commercial return for entitled rights holders
– Access to new revenue streams from other secondary sources