Glossary of Licensing Terms

Within the Licence Agreements and within the Licensing Centre, we use a lot of different licensing terminology and definitions. To help you understand the licensing terms, we have developed a simple glossary. Below we have listed the licensing terms that we are most commonly asked about.

You can access further definitions by using the alphabet search facility below. If you need further clarification or you don't find a term you are looking for please contact us.

Other Definitions

You can access further definitions by using the alphabet search facility below. If you need further clarification or you don't find a term you are looking for please contact us.

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Broker

A Broker is a broker or agent for the sale of (or other distributor of) products or services for one or more originating suppliers (all of which operate in the same industry). See also Associate and Delivery Service User for other types of Closed User Group, described in the PAF®, Multiple Residence or Not Yet Built licence agreements within Schedule 5 of the Solutions Provider agreement or Schedule 4 of the direct End User agreement. Refer also to definitions of Business Partner, Group Member, Group Owner and Group Purpose.

Resources

We've produced a range of information to guide you through the new licensing arrangements.View the Resources

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