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DACS belongs to an international network of sister societies and advocacy organisations that campaign on behalf of creators across the world. We also work closely with organisations across the arts and creative industries.

Two white women in from of a painting looking towards us.
Albert Irvin Estate. Courtesy of the estate.

Sister societies

We are part of a network of rights management organisations representing 180,000 artists in 36 countries. Our reciprocal agreements ensure we can license and collect royalties on behalf of their members in the UK and that they can do the same for our members in their countries.

What is a Collective Management Organisation (CMO)?