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Legal Deposit - Western Australia


You must make a legal deposit if you intend to publish and issue works within Western Australia.

Non-government publications may be deposited as either electronic or physical copies to the State Library of Western Australia. Hand delivered publications must be accompanied by a completed Legal Deposit / Donation Receipt form.

Government publications that are available in print and electronic formats must be deposited in each format. In the case of publications that are produced in print format only, two copies must be deposited.

You must also supply the National Library of Australia with at least one other copy of your publication.

Service type

Advisory Material

Advisory material provides advice and guidance in undertaking a business.


Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Deposit Print Publications - Please submit physical publications directly to the State Library of Western Australia.
Comply All Legal Deposit in Western Australia - PDF (Opens in new window)

Administering agency

State Library of Western Australia

Contact details

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