Copyright Access Licence - Australian Government

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to make copies or use content from books, newspapers, magazines or journals, or to digitally copy copyright material. It covers the use of both hard copy and digital material.

The licence will authorise you to copy material within certain limits, for example by:

  • copying (hardcopy and digital)
  • printing
  • sharing copies within your organisation
  • supplying copies for regulatory advice, legal proceedings and patent applications
  • external sharing via extranet, website, social media and submissions / reports (australian newspapers only)
  • storage (licensed works other than newspaper articles)

The Agency centrally manages rights on behalf of authors and publishers to assist in the collective administration of their copyrights.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Variable

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees vary depending on individual circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for fee information.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All RightsPortal (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Copyright Act 1968 AG

Regulation(s) name

Copyright Regulations 2017 AG

Administering agency

Copyright Agency Limited (CAL)

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Business Licensing

Copyright Agency Limited (CAL)

Mailing address: Level 12
66 Goulburn Street
Sydney, New South Wales 2000
Phone: 02 9394 7600
Fax: 02 9394 7601
Email: memberservices@copyright.com.au

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Copyright Agency Limited (CAL)

Phone: 02 9394 7600
Fax: 02 9394 7601
Email: licence.enquiries@copyright.com.au

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