Why PCAM ?

The Institute of Practitioners in Advertising has worked closely with PCAM for more than 30 years to establish and uphold standards of creative excellence and good professional working practices. PCAM is an essential part of our professional community.
– Kim Knowlton, Production Advisor, IPA

Our agency wants to work with the best professionals to ensure we get the best creative work from people who are expert and reliable. We know we can expect that expertise and reliability when we work with companies and composers who are of PCAM.
– Olly Calverley, Head of Broadcast, VCCP

…That’s why !

Meet the PCAM Committee




If you want an invitation to come to a PCAM Committee meeting –  Please contact Bob.

All members & prospective members are welcome.


Do you Need Help or Advice?

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The new PCAM podcasts


PCAM is excited to launch a new series of podcasts offering career advice to all those working in the media music profession, in particular those who may be at the early stages of their careers and composers without representation who are generating creative work as well as managing their own business affairs. The podcasts will be released monthly, with the first episode out on April 26th, entitled

There & Then to Here & Now – PCAM, past present & future

Available on Apple, Spotify, Amazon Music, Deezer, Google Podcasts.

Future episodes will deal with subjects including Royalties & Publishing, Quoting & Budgeting, How to get into the Industry, Soundalikes and Responding to a Brief.



Stay Safe

PCAM has put together a document with links to some useful help sites…

Check Out Our Overseas Usage Guideline For Belgium

(Or any other country that takes your fancy!)

If you’re a PCAM member


Have you checked the PCAM Helpdesk’s FAQs?


FAQs Volume Three is now available.

Next PCAM Committee Meeting

Tuesday 24th September 2024 : 6pm-8pm

This will be a virtual meeting – Contact Bob for the login.





All members and/or prospective members are welcome to our meetings.

Please contact Bob if you want to come to this meeting.


Creative industries cannot exist without professional creators.

Producers and Composers of Applied Music stand together as PCAM to protect the conditions in which they work and to uphold
the standards and value of professional creativity.

The Society provides its members and their clients with industry-approved guidelines and music commissioning models and is an influential lobbyist for composers’’ rights.

By Joining PCAM you have access to

Industry-Approved Template Agreements

Guidelines for Fees, Usages and Budgeting

Industry Professionals

Benefits For Members

Regular E-Newsletters and Online Discussion Forum

Social Events and Seminars

Professional Advice via Email

Access to Professional Guidelines and Agreements