On joining, the member mandates the SCPP to carry out a certain number of actions. In particular these mandates enable the SCPP to conclude general joint interest contracts in the name of the mandating member with users of sound recordings and music videos.
The five mandates are as follows :
PHONOGRAMS AND VIDEOGRAMS MANDATE 1
PHONOGRAMS MANDATE 2 (operations involving voluntary collective management)
"MUSIC VIDEO" MANDATE
PHONOGRAM MANDATE (INTERACTIVE SERVICES)
"MUSIC VIDEO" MANDATE (INTERACTIVE SERVICES)