UK PLR proposed Rate Per Loan

2018 Rate Per Loan

The Rate Per Loan for the basis of the 2018 UK PLR payments has now been recommended to DCMS

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Following consultation with the PLR Advisory Committee and British Library Board, the Rate Per Loan for the basis of the 2018 UK PLR payments has now been recommended to DCMS. The proposed Rate has gone up from 7.82p last year to 8.20p. DCMS is currently running a four week consultation on the proposal. (The consultation closes 11:45pm on 24 November 2017.)

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