Reproduction permission fees

Permission fees do not include reprographic charges which are given under copying services. Fees are per image unless otherwise stated. Fees also given here for on-site filming.

Prices apply from 1 June 2011 and do not include VAT:

Book / newspaper / journal illustration UK / single country: £40 Worldwide: £60
e-books / e-journals / CD-ROMs UK / single country: £40 Worldwide: £60
Covers (e.g. books, DVDs, etc.) UK / single country: £80 Worldwide: £120
TV / film / web streaming UK / single country: £150 Worldwide: £250
DVD UK / single country: £40 Worldwide: £60
Website Worldwide: £60
Advertising / promotion (including trailers) UK / single country: £60 Worldwide: £100
Exhibitions / displays Temporary: £25 Permanent: £50
Merchandise Product run up to 1,000: £100 Over 1,000: £250
Facsimiles (i.e. whole works comprising multiple images) By negotiation

Multiple image discounts

  • Up to 5 images - No discount
  • 6-10 images - 25% discount on total
  • More than 10 images - Discount by negotiation.

On-site filming

Using NLS collections:

  • First hour: £60
  • Up to 4 hours: £200
  • Up to 8 hours: £400

Note:  Additional fee applies, at normal rates, for provision of stills from NLS collections: see the digital imaging page.

 

NLS as film location (not reliant on use of collections):

  • By negotiation.

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