How often do you distribute payments? We distribute payments regularly throughout the year. We publish a Distribution Schedule which outlines future payment rounds. This is in line with our distribution policy. Find out more about how we collect and distribute royalties. Related articles Can I find out how many more payments I’m likely to receive this financial year? Why should I complete the Writers’ Royalty Claim? How do I provide information regarding my published works for the next distribution? What are the relative proportions paid overall to publishers, authors and illustrators respectively? Why is the Universities payment split in two each year?