|More Info::||There is no membership fee to join SOCAN; the organization collects operating expenses through other means.|
Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada (SOCAN) is a non-for-profit Canadian organization that handles the performing rights of both Canadian and international artists. The organization also distributes awards and prizes including the songwriters prize.
SOCAN collects and distributes performance royalties for it's members in quarterly payments. Membership is free for music creators.