Posts By: CCLI

SongSelect New Features and FAQ’s

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New and improved features of new SongSelect     Access Anywhere, Anytime Did you know that the latest version of SongSelect allows you to access sheet music right from your mobile device from any modern web browser?   Improved Song Searching You have songs that you’re looking for and not a lot of time to […]

What songs are covered by the CCLI Copyright License®?


For the purpose of assisting the congregation, the CCLI Copyright License® will cover the duplication of any song if one of the song’s copyright owners are contracted with CCLI. We have provided a tool on our website,, called SongSearch that you may use to research your particular song or copyright owners (Authorized Catalogs). 1. To research a specific song, […]

4 Copyright License® Reporting Categories Defined

Posted by & filed under How to Report, ONLINE REPORTING - COPYRIGHT LICENSE, THE GLOSSARY.

The 4 categories that are reported for the CCL® Report are as follows: 1.  Print:  This category represents the physical reproduction of a song. Some common copying activities of the church are: Bulletins Song Sheets Songbooks Overhead Transparencies or Slides Customized Musical Arrangements Action: Report one (1) credit each time a song is printed in a bulletin, on a song sheet, […]

*Welcome to Online Reporting for the Copyright License

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Introduction to CCL Copy Report Your report is a vital part of the Church Copyright License! Although we may know what songs are used through SongSelect, we do not know whether you are printing song sheets, projecting lyrics, recording your services, or creating translations.This critical information is used to determine the royalty payments to the song […]

Is reporting necessary?

Posted by & filed under ONLINE REPORTING - COPYRIGHT LICENSE, Why, When and Who Reports.

Your report is a vital part of the Copyright License®. Due to its importance, the requirement to participate is included in the Terms of Agreement (Section 4.3): “When required, Church agrees to compile on a weekly basis the Fixation Activity of any Song onto the Copy Report. The Copy Report shall be submitted to CCLI by the required date.” […]

What is Rehearse by CCLI®?

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The Rehearse License allows you to legally copy and share commercial audio recordings and to create your own recording of songs for your rehearsals. Make sure it is covered! As long as the recording company of the commercial recording is found on the list of covered Record Labels, you may legally share burned copies of the CD and/or share audio […]

Changing Your Password or Email Address

Posted by & filed under CCLI PROFILE MANAGEMENT.

To change your password or your email address for your CCLI Profile, please follow these steps: At, “Sign In” to Your Profile using your current email address and password. Under “Profile” you will see the options to update your password and your email address. Keep in mind that password reset instructions and song sheets in SongSelect […]

Can we receive a renewal statement in the mail?

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Yes, your organization should receive a renewal statement in the mail approximately 30 days before your licenses/services expire. Our goal is for you to receive it by the first day of your expiration month. All of our communications are sent to the attention of your organization’s Primary Contact so please update the contact information prior to the month of your expiration date in order to ensure […]