Facts & Figures

A strong local presence with an international footprint

AGICOA Europe Brussels’s activities in Belgium are conducted by an efficient team that assists rightsholders with tailored support: Declaring and updating the audiovisual works, paying the collected royalties in a timely manner and helping resolve conflicting rights issues with other rightsholders worldwide.

The process incorporates the IRRIS technology (International Rights Royalties Information System) fully developed by AGICOA.

As a member of the AGICOA Alliance, AGICOA Europe Brussels benefits as well of an international footprint. Below are the countries in which the AGICOA Alliance members and other partner organizations actively represent producers.


AGICOA Europe Brussels in numbers

AGICOA Europe Brussels’ performance and impact can be measured quantitatively with some key figures.

Belgian Distribution
EUR 18.6M

Distribution in 2022

Due to exceptional circumstances, no royalties were distributed in 2022.

Audiovisual works and rights

1,551,841 audiovisual works and rights

The AGICOA Europe Brussels repertoire, of works and rights declared directly with AGICOA Europe Brussels or indirectly through the AGICOA Alliance was up by 2.1% in 2022.

rightsholders worldwide

20,933 rightsholders worldwide in AGICOA’s international data base

The number of rightsholders, including the producers represented by AGICOA Europe Brussels registered with AGICOA international database increased by 3.2% in 2022.



86 nationalities

Together with the AGICOA Alliance, AGICOA Europe Brussels represents rightsholders from 86 nationalities.


7.30% in 2022

In 2022, AGICOA Europe Brussels’ management fees were set at 7.30%.

TV channels

237 TV channels

In 2022, AGICOA Europe Brussels closely monitored the broadcast of the declared audiovisual works and rights on 237 TV channels.


1,599,588 broadcasts matching the AGICOA Europe Brussels repertoire

AGICOA Europe Brussels repertoire of independently produced audiovisual works.