Press Releases

  • DACS seeks feedback on services

    DACS is undertaking a review of our customer services as part of our continuing efforts to improve our services to artists, artists' estates and customers.

    2 April 2013

  • Record number of artists claim Payback

    Last month over 15,000 visual artists and their estates enjoyed a share of £4 million in Payback royalties through DACS. 


    21 January 2013

  • DACS goes from strength to strength in 2013

    In January 2013 DACS launches a newly re-structured organisation designed to improve the way we deliver services to artists and artists’ estates, putting artists’ services and innovative business development at the heart of DACS.

    2 January 2013

  • Claim your share of over £3 million in Payback royalties from DACS

    DACS has over £3 million in Payback royalties to share amongst visual artists and beneficiaries whose work has been reproduced in UK books and magazines or broadcast on certain UK television channels.

    1 August 2012

  • Artist Salary Research

    Debate on the Future Economy of Art as the Median Wage for Artists is revealed to be only £10,000.


    16 October 2011

  • IP Review

    DACS are pleased to today publish a report by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) providing an independent economic analysis of the impact of copyright protection, secondary copyright (the reproduction of copyright works) and collective licensing in the UK.


    4 March 2011