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Authors' Licensing and Collecting Society (ALCS) is a not-for-profit membership organisation started by writers for the benefit of writers.
Distribution update: March payments should start to reach Members from 20/21 March 2019
We have over 100,000 registered members
This year we paid out £34.1 million to writers
Our work also involves communicating with government or industry on rights and licensing as well as supporting and educating the public and industry.