Online copyright registration

How to register online

1 Enter your contact details

2 Enter your work title, duration of cover, and upload files

3 Confirm details

4 Make payment

Register your work now


The current charges for online registration are £85.00 for 10 years cover per work, or £51.00 for 5 years.

Your invoice and registration certificate will be delivered electronically by email.

You may order paper copies of your registration certificate and/or labels. Sheets of labels are £2.50 each, and certificates are £2.50 each. For these paper-based products there is a single delivery charge of £1.50 for the UK, Isle of Man and Channel islands, £3.50 for Europe or £4.50 for the rest of the World (no matter how many certificates or label sheets you order).

All charges are in UK Pounds Sterling (GBP). All charges include VAT.

We accept most major credit/debit cards, and all personal details are 100% secure.


  • Before you start, ensure you have all the files that make up the work ready for upload.
  • If you have a large number of small files to upload, we suggest converting your files to a single .zip archive. This will decrease overall size and simplify your upload. If you are unsure how to do this, please see our page explaining how to create Zip files.
  • If you have very large files to upload ensure that your system will not go into standby or hibernation during the upload.
  • If you have a large amount of data to upload, please read our upload information page before you start.
  • If you are uploading audio files, please read our guide to registering audio files online.
  • Copyright does not apply to names, titles, slogans or phrases. If you are require further guidance on the suitability of your work for registration please use the self assessment.
  • There is also a step-by-step guide that explains the process.