One Licence. OneMusic.



Why Do I Need a Licence to Play Music?

How it Works

Businesses get a OneMusic licence

You gain the legal permission needed to play our music in your business.

Music creators get paid royalties

Your licence fee is distributed by APRA AMCOS and Recorded Music NZ.

Businesses Play Music

Music enhances your business, and you benefit by entertaining staff and customers.

Music creators keep making music

Crafting music takes time, money and creativity, and your licence is part of the process.

Using Music in a Business

Having permission to play music in a business is a legal requirement, regardless of the industry you operate in or how you use music.

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Latest news & stories from OneMusic


NZ Music Month Special Edition

To kick off NZ Music Month check out our piece in the TimeOut Magazine issued Monday 2 May 2022.

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Where the spirits run high, and the drinks never run dry

Last year, Matt Barnsley, Venue Manager of Austin Club in Christchurch, caught up with Melinda Clasper, from OneMusic, to talk about opening a bar during COVID, embracing 1950s style, and providing an exclusive, underground performance space for some of Christchurch’s best musicians.

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Demystifying APRA

Our friends at APRA and NZ On Air have released this awesome video.

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