ASCAP Payment System

For More Information

Anyone interested in more detailed information on the ASCAP payment system can refer to the PDF of ASCAP's Survey and Distribution System Rules & Policies. It contains complete descriptions of all practices governing distributions, including ASCAP's Weighting Rules, Weighting Formula and Writers' and Publishers' Distribution Formulas.

We hope this information is helpful in understanding how members get paid at ASCAP. If you have any specific questions relating to your own royalties, please submit a Member Service Inquiry via Member Access or call Member Services at 1-800-95-ASCAP.