Posts By: CCLI

If a book is out of print, is it okay to make copies?

Posted by & filed under COPYRIGHT LICENSE (CCL), Making Copies, YOUR OTHER QUESTIONS.

Although a song book may be out of print, the songs contained in the book may still be under copyright protection. Choral or arrangement music would need permission from the copyright owners of any copyrighted material contained in the book in order to make any copies. With the Copyright License®,  the musical score may be copied from a congregational song […]

What are the fees for licenses and services with CCLI?

Posted by & filed under COPYRIGHT LICENSE (CCL), REHEARSAL LICENSE, Renewing, SONGSELECT, STREAMING LICENSE.

Fees will vary depending on your organization’s total attendance and on the type of licensing that will best meet your legal need. For the most accurate information, please go to www.ccli.com and click on the heading, “What We Provide”. The pricing chart is available for all of the licenses and services provided by CCLI.

How do I purchase a license or SongSelect?

Posted by & filed under COPYRIGHT LICENSE (CCL), REHEARSAL LICENSE, SONGSELECT, STREAMING LICENSE.

Please visit our website, www.ccli.com,  and go to “What We Provide” to obtain information regarding the various licenses and services we offer. Purchase through our online store: Go to www.ccli.com/ > Order/Renew. Call us at 1.800.234.2446 to speak with a representative. Office hours are 7:00 am – 4:00 pm (Pacific), Monday – Friday.

Do we need a Copyright License if all we want to do is stream our services?

Posted by & filed under COPYRIGHT LICENSE (CCL), STREAMING LICENSE.

Yes, the Copyright License® (CCL®) is a pre-requisite for the Streaming License. The CCL covers your organization to duplicate songs during their live worship services, provided the songs are covered and the music is all “live”. Then with Stream  you can legally post your live worship service on your church’s website.

Do we need a Copyright License?

Posted by & filed under COPYRIGHT LICENSE (CCL).

Do any of the following activities apply? Do you print or photocopy songs in bulletins, liturgy or handouts for use in your worship service? Do you copy song lyrics and/or music to create your own church songbooks? Do you use projection equipment to project song lyrics to assist with your song service? Do you record your […]

Can we be selected for a different Copyright License® reporting period?

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

Typically we are asked this question when there has been a change of staff at the organization or perhaps you are experiencing a busy season.  Although we understand and empathize with these challenges, it is not possible for us to change the CCL® Copy Report period that your organization was assigned. Perhaps it would be helpful […]