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Sound Effects Rate Card

Effective from August 1, 2005. Rates are based on individual effects/vocalisations up to a duration of 60 seconds. All prices are in Australian dollars and are inclusive of GST where applicable.

BROADCAST - 5 Year Licence Period
AUSTRALIA WORLD
Free to Air Television $45 $80
Pay Television $45 $80
Radio $45 $80
NON BROADCAST - Unrestricted Licence Period
Non Theatrical $45 $80
Educational Non Theatrical (Produced by educational institutions) $25 $50
RETAIL VIDEO - 5 Year Licence Period
VHS, CD, Multimedia, DVD etc $45 $80
THEATRICAL/CINEMA - 5 Year Licence Period
$45 $80
INTERNET - 5 Year Licence Period
Website $50
ADVERTISING - 1 Year Licence Period
Free to Air Television $250 $500
Pay Cable/Satellite $200 $500
Television $200 $500
Cinema $200 $500
Radio $200 $500
Public Locations $200 $500
Inflight Audio/Visual $200 $500
Internet $200 $500
MULTIPLE RIGHTS - 5 Year Licence Period
The highest license fee, plus 50% of the fee for each additional right required. All rights rates available on request.
Notes
Premium material (usually wildlife and some archival footage) may incur higher charges.

An access fee for supply of non-ABC copyright (and non-agent) footage will be charged.

The ABC also represents selected specialist collections.

Extended license periods available.

License fees are calculated from on-screen time of footage/audio used in completed production.

Credit available to approved ABC account holders only.

All charges may change without prior notice.
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