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Online registration is just £42.50 for 5 years cover, or £72.50 for 10 years per work.
You can include any number of files, up to 20GB in total, in a single deposit.

We also accept postal applications.

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Artwork, Adverts, Books, Cartoons, Designs, Films, Games, Leaflets, Logos, Lyrics, Manuals, Maps, Music, Paintings, Photos, Poems, Packaging, Scripts, Sculpture, Software, TV shows, Websites, and many more ...

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International conventions for intellectual property rights (the Berne Convention, TRIPS, etc.) ensure that your copyright works are protected across the world.

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With over 20 years experience, our unrivalled standards ensure the strongest evidence and best possible service.

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Duplicate work

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Learn about copyright

Information pages and fact-sheets covering a wide range of intellectual property topics, including:
  • Copyright law and international conventions
  • Advice on how to protect your work
  • How to use copyright notices
  • How to deal with copyright infringement and plagiarism
  • Specific advice for writers, musicians, artists, web designers, etc.

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Latest news

Our latest fact sheet looks at registering scientific papers, and other research documents.
Our latest fact sheet discusses copyright registration of music, songs and sound recordings and has some advice to save money.
Royal Mail have advised that services to Europe have been reopened and are now fully operational.
Royal Mail has temporarily suspended all mail services to Europe, with the exception of the Republic of Ireland. We are keeping the situation under close and constant review.
Our updated fact sheet for photographers explains copyright ownership and registration, the importance of contracts, the use of copyright notices and model release forms.
Our latest article 'A brief history of copyright' looks at the origins of copyright. From its roots in Greek, Roman and Jewish cultures, through the rise of movable type and the spread of the printing press, and up to the adoption of international conventions harmonising protection between countries.