The first type of music licenses in India are those for public places and performances. They are required for playing music in public places like hotels, guest houses, resorts, vacation homes, clubs, lodges, shopping centers, parks, etc. Public event performances that are organized at pubs, nightclubs, amusement parks, dining restaurants, lounges, coffee houses, cafes, etc. also require music licenses. Banquet halls, auditoriums, waiting halls, etc. Music licenses are also required by publishers and broadcasters who broadcast music and live events via satellites, radio shows, television shows, etc.