Who we are

About Us

Sociedade Portuguesa de Autores (Portuguese Society of Authors) is a limited liability cooperative, established in 1925 to Manage Author’s Rights. It is the sole entity of its kind in Portugal, representing more than 20,000 Portuguese authors and authors from about 200 sister societies spread throughout 90 foreign countries. We represent authors from all literary and artistic areas (music, audiovisual, dance, plastic arts, cinema,etc.).

SPA’s brief history
SPA Rooms
Author’s rights: Brief chronology


Av. Duque de Loulé, 31
1069 - 153 Lisboa
Tel: 213 594 400
Fax: 213 530 257