Poland

 

Legal basis

The Law on Copyright and Neighbouring Rights of 4.02.1994,

changed on 28.10.2002 and the Regulation of the Minister of

Culture of 2.06.2003, changed on 15.12.2008

 

 

Levies collections

Body in charge of all Collections (except Reprography): Office managed by 3 CMOs: ZAiKS-ZPAV-SAWP

 

Society receiving levies for video producers: SFP-ZAPA

Total collections 2014 (Audio and Video): 12 168 986 Polish Zloties ≈ 2 904 293

Collections 2014 for Video Producers (SFP-ZAPA): 270 895 Polish Zloties ≈ 64 653

 

RATES - enumerated in the Regulation of the Minister of Culture and National Heritage of 15.12.2008

 

 

Device or carrier

Percentage deducted from the sales price of the equipment or carrier

MP3 single function

3,00%

CD-R 12 cm

1,72%

CD-RW 12 cm

2,89%

DAT cassette

3,00%

MiniDisc

3,00%

Audio cassette

3,00%

Memory card (including pen drive and other semiconducting massive storage devices)

0,47%

Hi-Fi with tape recorder and CD player

0,76%

Hi-Fi wih tape recoder and DVD player

0,76%

Hi-Fi with tape recorder and CD player with a recording function

0,70%

Hi-Fi with DVD/CD player with Flash recording function

0,17%

Hi-Fi with tape recorder and DVD player with a recrding function

1,04%

Hi-Fi with hard disc/Flash

0,19%

Radio-cassette recorder with CD player

0,74%

Radio-cassette recorder with CD player with a recording function

0,69%

Radio-cassette recorder

0,96%

Radio with MD player with a recording function

0,98%

Radio with CD plaer with a recording function

0,54%

Radio with CD player with a recording function Flash

0,05%

CD player with a MD player with a recording function

0,94%

MD player with a recording function

1,71%

Computer Hard Disc Standard

1,00%

Other computer hard discs included in the remaining devices which can be used to record , including audio or audio-visual

1,00%

Computer CD recorder

1,54%

Computer DVD recorder

2,28%

Tape recorder

2,03%

Multifunctional multimedia player of MP3 format

1,14%

Car stereo set comprising a CD player with recording functions

1,08%

DVD-R 12 cm

2,53%

DVD-RW 12 cm

2,95%

DVD RAM 12 cm

3,00%

Blu-ray R 12 cm

2,10%

Blu-ray RE 12 cm

2,10%

HD DVD-R 12 cm

2,10%

HD DVD-RW 12 CM

2,44%

VHS cassette

3,00%

VHS/D cassette

3,00%

HD DVD or Blu-ray computer recorder

1,89%

Video recorder

2,14%

Video player with recording funcion

2,35%

DVD player with recording function

1,46%

DVD player with recording funcion into other media via USB

0,27%

DVD player with recording function and hard disc

2,23%

DVD and VHS player with recording function

2,23%

DVD and VHS professional player with recording function and hard disc

1,86%

High definition player with recording function

1,21%

High definition player with recording function and hard disc

1,85%

Disc memory which registers AV stream (including digital TV decoder with hard disc)

0,87%

TV set comprising video recorder

0,51%

TV set comprising hard disc

0,51%

TV set comprising DVD recorder

0,35%

TV set comprising DVD recorder and hard disc

0,87%