The Commonwealth of Australia owns copyright of everything we have created all websites owned and administered by the Department of Communications and the Arts. This includes text, images, software, logos and icons, sounds recordings and HTML code.

Websites owned and administered by the Department of Communications and the Arts:

  • Communications.gov.au
  • Arts.gov.au
  • Classification.gov.au
  • Minister.communications.gov.au
  • Artbank.gov.au

Unless we tell you otherwise, everything on all websites owned and administered by the Department of Communications and the Arts is provided under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence, with the exception of:

  • the Commonwealth Coat of Arms
  • this department's logo
  • any material protected by a trademark
  • content supplied by third parties
  • Australia’s IY2019 logo and cultural pattern and each element of the cultural pattern.

The details of the relevant licence conditions are available on the Creative Commons website, as is the full legal code for the CC BY 4.0 license.

  Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial 3.0 Australia licence

Attribution

Material obtained from all websites owned and administered by the Department of Communications and the Arts is to be attributed to this department as:

© Commonwealth of Australia.

Using the Commonwealth Coat of Arms

The terms under which the Coat of Arms can be used are set out on the It’s an Honour website at www.itsanhonour.gov.au.

Other use

If you do want to use something in a way that is beyond the scope of the terms of use that apply to it, ask us for authorisation. You could infringe our copyright if you used anything on this website in a way that’s not permitted or otherwise allowed under the Copyright Act 1968.

Authorisation

Address requests and enquiries concerning further authorisation to:

Assistant Secretary
Communications Branch
Department of Communications
GPO Box 2154
CANBERRA ACT 2601

publishing [at] communications.gov.au