Copyright Administration Flowchart
Creators of Music
(melodies and lyrices)
Having Exclusive Right to:
of Music Users
Over-the-air TV Broadcasters
Cable TV Operators
Music Download Service
Perform Music in Public
Playing music in a non-domestic environment.
Broadcasting music through wireless means.
Transmit Music via Cable
Sending music through a wired system.
Make Music Available
Allowing members of the public in Hong Kong or elsewhere to access music at any time and from any place.
Reproducing music in any material form such as storing music in computer files.
Composers and Authors Society of Hong Kong Limited is established to administer and enforce collectively the rights of composers and authors worldwide.
Distribution of Overseas Royalties Collected by CASH to Local Music Creators
Distribution of Local Royalties Collected by CASH to Overseas Music Creators