One Licence. OneMusic.



Why Do I Need a Licence to Play Music?

How it Works

People Write + Record Music

People invest time, money and creativity crafting music for us to enjoy.
Music creators then ask OneMusic to look after certain rights on their behalf.

OneMusic Licenses Businesses

OneMusic issue licences to businesses and organisations, giving them the permission they need to play music.

Businesses Play Music

Businesses play music to entertain people and to enhance their business.

Music Creators Get Paid

OneMusic pays music creators so they can keep on making the music we love.

Using Music in a Business

Having permission to play music in a business setting is a legal requirement, regardless of what industry you operate in or how you play music

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Latest news & stories from OneMusic


Rocksalt Bar in Kerikeri fined

A well-known bar, restaurant, and venue in Kerikeri has been fined by the high court for infringement of copyright laws

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Play by Play

NZ Retail magazine caught up with OneMusic to get the low down on how retailers contribute to the careers of music creators.

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Case Study

The Chippery

Known locally for serving the best Fish and Chips in the capital city, The Chippery selects music with hungry Wellingtonians in mind.

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