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Updated distribution timeline for artists

28. January 2019. 

GVL is going to launch further pay-outs in the coming weeks. We envisage the following timelines for 2019:

  • January/February 2019: ZPÜ back payments (for mobile phones and PCs) for the distribution years up to 2009
  • from mid-February 2019 onwards - announced for January 2019: Initial distribution 2017 (repeat repertoire for film and TV productions / AV, video clip productions), subsequent distributions 2013-2016 (all distribution budgets, radio own productions only 2013-2015)
  • Furthermore, GVL has begun with the initial distribution for sound recording productions for 2017 (repeat repertoire). (News article)

Moreover, the following central distributions are scheduled for 2019:

  • 2nd/3rd quarter 2019: Final distribution 2013
  • Scheduled for the 2nd semester 2019: radio own productions – initial distribution 2016/2017
  • Scheduled for end of September 2019: Initial distribution 2018
  • Scheduled for the end of 2019: Final distribution 2014

We are going to provide you with any updates and changes to the distributions here.

When it comes to your questions about the distribution, please do not hesitate to contact our support team. You can reach our team via e-mail at or by phone at +49 30 48483-677.