Images from our collections can often be used free of charge for non-commercial purposes. But if we need to produce a digital image on demand — or if you are looking to use some of our images in a TV programme, commercial product, or a book with a large print run — fees may apply.

Please note that we no longer supply images from the James Gray collection.

Commercial image charges

All fees are exclusive of VAT. Extra charges may apply if works in our collection need to be scanned or photographed. Discounts may be given for the use of multiple images from our collection.

All payments must be made by debit or credit card only.

Alice in Wonderland by George Dunlop Leslie, c1879
Alice in Wonderland by George Dunlop Leslie, c1879
Books

Print run up to 4000 copies: Free

Print run over 4000 copies (single country only): £60 (inner page); £200 (cover)

Print run over 4000 (worldwide): £100 (inner page); £300 (cover)

 

Newspapers

Regional newspaper: £20

National newspaper: £60

 

Magazines

Local magazine: £20 (inner page); £60 (cover)

National / International magazine: £50 (inner page); £150 (cover)

 

Television

Local broadcast: £40

Single country broadcast: £75

World broadcast: £150

10 year buyout (for DVD, Blu-Ray and direct pay per view use): £300

 

 

'Daddy Longlegs', 1890s
‘Daddy Longlegs’, 1890s

Photography and scanning charges

All fees are exclusive of VAT and per work to be digitised.  Discounts may be given where multiple works need to be scanned or photographed.

Scanning: £15

In-house photography: £50

External photographers may be used if we do not have sufficient staff or equipment to photograph the work in question. Fees for external photographers will be negotiated on a case by case basis.

 

 

Enquiries

If you would like to use an image from our collections, please contact objectimages@brighton-hove.gov.uk.