Standard fees for copyrights

Check fees for registering a copyright, registration of an assignment and other services. All amounts are in Canadian dollars.

Most common fees

Different fees must be paid at various times during the copyright application process. This table provides an overview, but the complete list should be consulted.

Title Standard
Accepting an application for registration of a copyright $50*
Accepting for registration an assignment or licence of a copyright $65

*If the application and fee are not submitted online through the Copyright Office, via the Canadian Intellectual Property Office web site, an additional fee of $15 is required.

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