Global outage at Microsoft

25 January 2023

You may currently be inconvenienced due to a global outage at Microsoft

Maintenance: Thuesday 31 January 8.30-9.00

24 January 2023

Due to maintenance on MijnBumaStemra, MijnBumaStemra will be temporarily unavailable between 8.30-9.00 on Tuesday 31 January. We apologise for the inconvenience!

From us all at Buma/Stemra…

23 December 2022

We wish you a very merry Christmas and a musical, successful and healthy 2023!

Christmas music in 2022

23 December 2022

Fewer and later Christmas hits on the radio, Nielson scores biggest Dutch Christmas hit Christmas 2022 is just around the corner. Traditionally, radio stations adjust their programming and choice of music to the time of year. Music copyright organisation Buma/Stemra and media monitor for the music industry SoundAware have mapped the figures, hits and trends…

Please submit your Citizen Service Number

31 October 2022

Composers and authors affiliated to Buma/Stemra have received notice from Buma/Stemra about new legislation in the submission of data to the tax authorities. This new legislation requires Buma/Stemra to pass on Citizen Service Numbers (BSN) to the tax authorities by January 31, 2023 at the latest. This obligation concerns only composers and authors and does not…

Telephone availability team Member Services

7 September 2022

Until the end of this year, the Member Services team will be available by phone in a slightly shorter period than usual. On working days we can be reached between 11:00 and 16:00. Our apologies for the inconvenience. Of course, you can send an email to at any time!