The Irish Copyright Licensing Agency

ICLA, The Irish Copyright Licensing Agency

63 Patrick Street
Dún Laoghaire
Co. Dublin
Ireland
Phone: +353 1 662 4211
Fax: +353 1 662 4213
E-mail: info@icla.ie
Web: http://www.icla.ie

Chief Executive:
Executive Director: Samantha Holman
Chief Executive Phone: +353 1 662 4211
Chief Executive Email: sam@icla.ie

KEY REPRESENTATIVES
Assistant Director: Jorid Lindberg
E-mail: jorid@icla.ie
Phone: +35316624211

HISTORY OF ORGANISATION
Year of first distribution: 1995

ORGANISATION
Composition of Board:
Total number of Board Members: 8
How are Board Members elected: 6 by nomination 2 by co-option
Total number of Author Representatives: 4
Total number of Publisher Representatives: 4

Members:
Remarks about the members: Authors and Publishers. Authority is received from authors through the Irish Writers’ Union and the Irish Screenwriters & Playwrights Guild and through individual mandates since 2002. Authority is received by individual mandate from publishers. Over 640 book and periodical publishers have signed mandates which represents the majority of publishers in Ireland.

DATES OF FINANCIAL YEAR 1 September to 31st August

MODEL OF RRO OPERATION
Type of National legislation :
Civil law: No
Common law: Yes
Other Law: Licensing for the educational sector has statutory support under Sections 57 and 173 of the Copyright and Related Rights Act 2000 and SI 514 of 2002.

Licensing system:
Voluntary Licencing schemes, without any form of back-up in Copyright Laws

LICENCES
Reprographic licences
Types of works licensed: Literary, STM, Journals and Magazines
Types of institutions/sectors licensed: Educational Sector: Primary, Secondary and Tertiary; Business users and Copyshops.

Digital Licences
Types of works licensed: Literary, STM, Journals and Magazines
Types of uses licensed (including, where applicable, course packs,
document delivery and storage): Course packs and virtual learning environments for higher education, closed access intranet for business users.

Other Licences
Public Lending Rights: No

DISTRIBUTION
Title-specific distribution: Yes
Non title-specific distribution: No
Both title-specific distribution and non title-specific distribution: No
Full reporting: No
Sampling: Yes
Statistical surveys: No
Objective availability: No
Possibility to be copied: No

AGREEMENTS
Number of Bilateral agreements type A: 21
Bilateral agreements type A with: ACCESS COPYRIGHT, AIDRO, CADRA, CAL, CCC, CEDRO, CFC, CLA, CLASS, CLNZ, COLCIA, COPIBEC, COPY-DAN, DALRO, HKRRLS, JAC, JAMCOPY, KOPINOR, Literar-Mechana, Reprobel, SR
Number of Bilateral agreements type B: 4
Bilateral agreements type B with: Fjölís, Pro Litteris, VG Wort, OSDEL

FINANCIAL DATA

Total amount collected for all licensing:
€ 2,200,638.00
Total amount collected for reproduction licensing:
€ 2,036,739.00
Total amount collected nationally for reproduction licensing:
€ 1,366,307.00
Total amount received for licensing from other RROs world-wide:
€ 834,332.00
Total amount distributed to national rightsholders:
€ 959,906.00
Total Amount distributed to foreign RROs:
€ 590,045.00
Total amount distributed from all licensing:
€ 1,549,951.00