What are some of the Benefits that come with Membership to the AGSC?


Full Members

  • Listing in the AGSC Online Members Directory including written profile, headshot and other images, links to your work and screen credit listing.

All members including Full Members:

  • An AGSC Standard Contract which may be adapted to allow you to contract without a lawyer. There are two versions, one for contracting jobs with music arrangements, one without.
  • Access to the AGSC Historical Rates Survey Data indicating what fees composers have been charging for various projects.
  • A free no-obligation 30 minute consultation with a media lawyer on contract and agreement issues. Please note that the consultation is intended as a preliminary conversation with respect to the member’s legal question and is not intended as substantive legal advice. Please email membership@agsc.org.au and provide a background of your inquiry if you are interested in setting up a consultation.
  • Access to the Australian Copyright Council’s legal department for curly copyright questions and discounts on their publications and webinars, as well as free fact sheets, such as Music: Use in Film, Film & Copyright and Music and Copyright.
  • Access to the new NORMAH database of musicians who can record at home.
  • Discounted Screenhub subscription, giving you all the screen news you need at 20% off the usual rate. Email us for the code.
  • Discounted tickets to Film Festivals at special industry rates.
  • Regular professional development and career-focused webinars held for members and others.
  • Inclusion of member news in the quarterly newsletter, What’s The Score?, emailed to all our members and screen and music industry subscribers. Click the banner below to subscribe.
  • Social Media profiles across the AGSC social media channels.
  • Inclusion in the AGSC Women’s Playlist on Soundcloud, for all applicable members.
  • A members only portal on our new website, filled with resources, advice and information on copyright, publishing & licensing, royalties, buyouts, re-investment deals, dos and don’ts and FAQs.
  • Re-investment and Tax Implications Reference Document.

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