What is a music licence?

Music creates an atmosphere, entertains your customers and boosts your business. By buying a music licence, you can use the music your customers love and make sure that the musicians are compensated for their work.

When do I need a licence?

The general guideline is, that a music licence is needed anytime music is used in public.
When and why do I need a music licence?

How much does a music licence cost?

The fee and the type of licence you need are based on your industry and how you use music. The surface area and the number of customers is also taken into account.
Getting a licence

Frequently asked questions

What is the public performance of music? I only play music that’s not Finnish, do I still have to pay for the licence? Where do the collected fees go?
Find the answers to frequently asked questions

Music streaming services

If you don’t want to spend your time building your own playlists or juggling CDs, you can play music of your choice from a streaming service. On this page, you’ll find information on which music streaming services are available for businesses in Finland and how to make sure you are using legal music for your business.
Music streaming services for businesses in Finland