The law states that to disseminate on-hold copyright music on phone lines,
you need a half-yearly or annual subscription to SIAE [the Italian Society of Authors and Publishers], which protects author copyright.
The annual SIAE subscription costs the following:
up to 10 phone lines .. Euro 101.95 + VAT
from 11 to 20 phone lines .. Euro 203.89 + VAT
from 21 to 50 phone lines .. Euro 293.23 + VAT
over 50 phone lines .. Euro 293.23 + Euro 53.30 for each additional 20 lines
To subscribe, you need to go to your local SIAE office. You can locate the full list of offices by clicking on