STREAMING LICENSE

Can we purchase a license for only one of our church services?

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We cannot customize our licenses and services for each church or organization based on who uses or benefits from the coverage. For consistency and for complete legal coverage, licenses and services from CCLI® are assigned to a specific church or to an organization and not to a specific group within the church or organization (i.e. youth service, contemporary […]

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Can we stream or podcast secular music with Stream by CCLI?

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Stream by CCLI – the Church Streaming & Podcast License covers the streaming of songs that are covered under the Church Copyright License that are recorded during your live church worship service. More details about the coverage of the Stream license can be found in another Support article, “What does Stream by CCLI allow us to do?”. For […]

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

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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.

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Does our Copyright License cover putting our worship service on our church’s web site?

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The Copyright License® (CCL®) cannot cover the broadcasting of your services on the Internet. Your organization would need to add the Streaming license in order to stream live or recorded worship services on your organization’s website or on other streaming services that are in the church’s name. The songs need to be covered by your Copyright License and the music is live during your church […]

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Does the CCLI Stream license include the right for a church to post their service on YouTube?

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YouTube is an authorized site that may be used for streaming your services; however, the Copyright Owners of the songs have every right to (a) restrict the streaming of their content, or (b) to monetize and place ads on videos containing their owned copyrights. When using YouTube for streaming your services, you may encounter the blocking of copyrighted […]

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How do I purchase a license or SongSelect?

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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.

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Podcast, Podcasting

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Podcasting is the single digital distribution of audio or video files of a church service that contain songs. Provided over the Internet by way of a website feed through approved websites to personal computers or portable media players capable of receiving digital files.

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Stream, Streaming

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Streaming is the digital transmission of a Recording/Song so that the audio portion of the Recording/Song may be listened to at the same time as its transmission. A Stream: Cannot be created as a fixed copy, permitting the Recording/Song to be captured, saved, copied, stored, or otherwise reproduced. Cannot be distributed or retransmitted in any manner by any means whatsoever.

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Terms of Agreement-CCLI Streaming License

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Here are the Terms and Conditions for the CCLI Streaming License, covering the rights and restrictions for license holders. Acceptance of these Terms and Conditions is required before a license can be issued. 1. The Licensed Rights 1.1 Definitions 1.1.1 Podcasting – The non-exclusive right for the Church to Podcast, free of charge, from Approved […]

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What are the fees for licenses and services with CCLI?

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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.

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What does Stream by CCLI allow us to do?

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Stream by CCLI®, allows you to take the live recording of your organization’s worship service and post it on their website or on their other streaming services. So you can now stream or podcast your congregation’s live worship service along with the Pastor’s message in their webcast.

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What happens when I post our church service to YouTube?

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When a video of your church service is posted containing owned copyrighted songs, YouTube may place an advertisement at the beginning of the video or a banner ad in the middle of the video. In such a case, you will receive a notice similar to the notice below indicating YouTube has placed an advertisement on […]

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What publishers/copyright owners are covered by the CCLI Copyright License® (CCL®)?

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At www.ccli.com, click on  Song Search to access the “Authorized Catalogs” list. This displays the Catalog names of collections of songs that are contracted with CCLI.  If your song’s copyright notice shows a listed Catalog name, it is covered under the terms of use of CCLI’s Copyright License.

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What songs are covered by the CCLI Copyright License®?

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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, www.ccli.com, called SongSearch that you may use to research your particular song or copyright owners (Authorized Catalogs). 1. To research a specific song, […]

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