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2019

Creator Payments 2018-19

15 February 2019

The most recent Program results.

PLR Payment and Income Tax - Useful Information for Recipients

15 February 2019

In order to provide some basic information to program registrants concerning the treatment of these payments by the Canada Revenue Agency, we have prepared the following overview.

New for 2019 - Audiobooks are now eligible for PLR Registration

15 February 2019

In recognition of the growing popularity and demand for literary audiobooks in Canadian public libraries, the Public Lending Right Program will open registration this year to credited authors, translators, and narrators who have participated in the creation of an audiobook.

2018

Shaping A New Future: Canada Council to make historic $5 million investment in PLR

19 February 2018

Shaping A New Future: Canada Council to make historic $5 million investment in PLR.

25 Year Limit on Registrations Brings Fairness to New Creators

15 February 2018

Important changes are coming to the PLR Program in 2018 and 2019. Find out if the 25-year cap on payments affects you.

Audiobooks will be added to the Public Lending Right Program in 2019

14 February 2018

The PLR Commission is proud to announce that audiobooks will be eligible for Public Lending Right payments beginning in 2019. Learn more about this new initiative here.

Creator Payments 2017-2018

14 February 2018

The most recent Program results.