Fees – Copyright

Item 1

Accepting an application for registration of a copyright:

  • under Section 55 of the Act:
    1. where the application and fee are submitted online to the Copyright Office, via the Canadian Intellectual Property Office Web site
      Fee: $50.00
    2. in any other case
      Fee: $65.00
  • under Section 56 of the Act:
    1. where the application and fee are submitted online to the Copyright Office, via the Canadian Intellectual Property Office Web site
      Fee: $50.00
    2. in any other case
      Fee: $65.00

Item 2

  • Accepting for registration an assignment or licence of a copyright under Section 57 of the Act:
    Fee: $65.00

Item 3

  • Processing a request for accelerated action on an application for registration of a copyright or for registration of an assignment, licence or other document:
    Fee: $65.00

Item 4

  • Correcting a clerical error in any instrument of record including, without further fee, issuing a corrected certificate of registration of copyright, under Section 61 of the Act, or processing a request to include in the Register of Copyrights any other document affecting a copyright:
    1. where the request and fee are submitted online to the Copyright Office, via the Canadian Intellectual Property Office Web site
      Fee: $50.00
    2. in any other case
      Fee: $65.00

Item 5

  • Providing a certified copy in paper form of a document, other than a certified copy made under Rule 318 or 350 of the federal Courts Rules:
    1. for each certification
      Fee: $35.00
    2. plus, for each page
      Fee: $1.00

Item 6

  • Providing a certified copy in electronic form of a document, other than a certified copy made under Rule 318 or 350 of the federal Courts Rules:
    1. for each certification
      Fee: $35.00
    2. plus, for each copyright to which the request relates
      Fee: $10.00

Item 7

  • Providing a copy in paper form of a document, for each page:
    1. where the user of the service makes the copy using Copyright Office equipment
      Fee: $0.50
    2. where the Copyright Office makes the copy
      Fee: $1.00

Item 8

  • Providing a copy in electronic form of a document:
    1. for each request
      Fee: $10.00
    2. plus, if the copy is requested on a physical medium, for each physical medium requested in addition to the first
      Fee: $1.00
    3. plus, for each copyright to which the request relates
      Fee: $1.00