Serving Your Copyright Permission Needs

Access Copyright provides two basic types of licences for your print and digital permission needs in Canada (excluding Quebec where licensing is managed by Copibec):


A yearly, renewable licence that allows you advance permissions. For more information please contact us via phone at 416-868-1620 (toll-free 1-800-893-5777) or via email.

To get permission for uses that go beyond the terms of your comprehensive licence, please use our Title Search and Permission Tool.

Transactional (pay-per-use):

A licence for one-time use that can provide authorization to make a copy of copyright protected material for reproduction or republishing purposes. Permission must be sought in advance of any copying and payment. Payment for these licences must be made with a credit card or wire transfer before a licence will be issued.

You can estimate a price quote using the pricing information found on our pricing page. The cost depends on prices set by the copyright owners of the materials you wish to copy from. 

To request permission on a publication please visit our Title Search and Permission Tool.

For more information on our Permissions Services, please see our Frequently Asked Questions.

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