Copyright Registration

The NCeRS offers additional advantage of:

  • Documentation of your creation from any part of the world;
  • Full protection of copyright in all countries signatory to International Copyright Instruments to which Nigeria is signatory;
  • Conduct of Search of the NCeRS database for information relating to any copyright work;
  • E-payment platform for services offered by the Commission;
  • Efficiency and prompt delivery.


  • Literary works (books and other written/printed works, and computer programmes);
  • Musical works (musical scores/compositions duly recorded)
  • Artistic works (visual arts, pictures, drawings, 3 dimensional works etc);
  • Cinematographic films;
  • Sound Recordings (audio recordings).