Becoming A member

By joining the 157,000 creators and publishers who are already Sacem members, you will protect your works, receive royalties, and benefit from a host of services and advantages.

How to become a member?

Learn about the SACEM's services

Already a member

How are royalties

If you are a member, Sacem collects royalties for the use of your works in France and abroad and distributes them according to strict rules.

Distribution explained







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