Become a member

As a novelist, poet, playwright, essayist, illustrator,… it is not easy to manage your copyrights yourself.  Sabam is here to help you! 

We ensure that you receive a remuneration when your work is used. For example:  

  • on the radio or television; 
  • on a website; 
  • in a book or catalogue; 
  • in a daily newspaper or magazine; 
  • … 

To benefit from the advantages of Sabam, all you have to do is become a member. 

Are you an author or a rights holder
Or are you a publisher and have an agreement with one or more authors to publish their literary works?
Start your membership application here

Become a member
Are you an author or a rights holder?
Start your membership application

Would you like to be represented (for example by your manager)? 
Complete this proxy and return it signed to

Note: as long as your works are not used in public, it is not (yet) useful to join. But you can already deposit them for free via OnlineDepot. Their date of creation and their authorship will thus be established. 

Questions about your membership?  
Contact us via or on 02 286 84 84. 

Check out our FAQs.