Subject Matter Details
Grant, Contribution or Other Financial Benefit, Policies or Program
- Discussions with government officials to increase funding to the Canada Music Fund.
Policies or Program
- Department of Small Business and Tourism, with respect to current policies work to prioritize live music (concerts) as a key asset.
- Discussions with government officials to implement a new program with respect to Canada's live music industry (concert sector).
- Discussions with government officials with respect to the current structure of the Canada Music Fund, specifically in regards to eligibility criteria for Aid to Canadian Music Industry National Service Organizations and Music Entrepreneur programs.
Canadian Heritage (PCH)
Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC)
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED)
In-house Organization Details
Description of the organization's activities
Music Canada Live is the voice of Canada’s vibrant live music industry, working to advance and promote its many economic, social and cultural benefits. Founded in 2014 as a champion for the collective mission of the live music industry, Music Canada Live is an expert resource for members, including concert promoters, festivals, presenters, venues, agents, ticketing companies, industry associations and suppliers. Advocacy efforts focus on policy advancement, funding, public awareness, research, and activities that unite, highlight and galvanize the work of the live music sector.
Responsible officer name and position during the period of this registration
Organization's membership or classes of membership
There are several categories of members:
Industry Association/Presenters Network
Members are Canadian live music stakeholders whose core business is live music.
End date of the last completed financial year:
List of Government Funding
Funding Received in Last Financial Year
Funding Expected in Current Financial Year
Ontario Media Development Corporation
In-house Organization Contact Information
450 Churchill Avenue North
Ottawa, ON K1Z 5E2
Lobbyists employed by the organization
- Erin Benjamin,
Executive Director |
No public offices held