Apparently if you are a Canadian creator (either printed word or visual), you can Affiliate with Access Copyright and receive a share of the Payback payment depending on how much you contributed to the repertoire of works licensed by Access Copyright.
To affiliate with Access Copyright, you must:
- Be a writer, editor, translator or visual artist published in print format, such as in a book, magazine, newspaper or scholarly journal for which you retain reproduction rights;
- Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident and not reside in Quebec;
- Be at least 18 years of age.