Zambia Reprographic Rights Society

ZARRSO, Zambia Reprographic Rights Society

Plot #1733A, MWEMBESHI ROAD,NORTHMEAD
P.O.BOX 31682
LUSAKA
10101
Zambia
Phone: +260 955 460254 +260 211 230577
Fax: Nil
E-mail: info@zarrso.org
Web: www.zarrso.org

Chief Executive:
Chief Executive Officer: Ms. Ruth Simujayangombe
Chief Executive Phone: +260 955 460254
Chief Executive Email: ruthmwenya@zarrso.org

KEY REPRESENTATIVES
Nil: Nil
Phone: Nil

HISTORY OF ORGANISATION

ORGANISATION
Composition of Board:
Total number of Board Members: 9
How are Board Members elected: General Council Votes
Total number of Author Representatives: 5
Total number of Publisher Representatives: 2

Members:
Total number of Member Associations: 4
Total Publishers' Associations: 9
Total Rights holders represented: 67
Remarks about the members: ZARRSO admits members both individually and through rights holder groups. The current membership is not fully representative of other categories eligible for membership such as journalists, visual artists and song writers.

DATES OF FINANCIAL YEAR January to December

MODEL OF RRO OPERATION
Type of National legislation :
Civil law: No
Common law: Yes
Other Law: International Treaties that Zambia is a signatory to

Licensing system:
Voluntary Licencing with legal back-up

LICENCES
Reprographic licences
Types of works licensed: Literary and Artistic Works as defined under the law and provided they are accesible in print media
Types of uses licensed (including, where applicable, course packs, document delivery): All forms of reproduction (digital and photocopying)
Types of institutions/sectors licensed: Universities, colleges, schools and copy shops

Digital Licences
Types of works licensed: Literary and artistic works
Types of institutions/sectors licensed: universities, colleges, schools and copy shops

Other Licences
Public Lending Rights: No

DISTRIBUTION
Title-specific distribution: No
Non title-specific distribution: No
Both title-specific distribution and non title-specific distribution: Yes
Full reporting: No
Sampling: Yes
Statistical surveys: Yes
Objective availability: Yes
Possibility to be copied: Yes

AGREEMENTS
Number of Bilateral agreements type B: 15
Bilateral agreements type B with: 1. JAC 2. COSOMA 3. ZIMCOPY 4. URRO 5. KOPIKEN 6. COPYRO 7. KOPITAN 8. KOPINOR 9. VIETRRO 10. COPYGHANA 11. AAS 12. STICTHING REPROCHERECHT 13. REPRONIG 14. CDR 15. PROLITTERIS
Other agreements with RROs: 1. USA (CCC) Milestone Agreement

FINANCIAL DATA

Total amount collected for all licensing:
ZMW 156,622.78 (+/- EUR 13,041.90)

Total amount collected for reproduction licensing:
ZMW 156,622.78 (+/- EUR 13,041.90)

Total amount collected nationally for reproduction licensing:
ZMW 156,622.78 (+/- EUR 13,041.90)

The exchange rate of 1 January 2018 was applied, being EUR 1= 12.0092 ZMW