Copyright for Schools

Australian copyright is governed by the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) so all schools must be aware of and adhere to, their copyright obligations including those pertaining to Moral Rights.

Catholic Education Western Australia is the contracting party for the national schools copyright Agreements for Western Australian Catholic schools.

Do you have a Copyright Question?

The Official Guide to Copyright Issues for Australian Schools & TAFE and includes:

National Copyright Guidelines


Information Sheets

  • TAFE

Creative Commons/ Open Education



  • New creative common information

  • New information guide on using wikis and blogs

CEWA Copyright Contact

CEWA Copyright Officer, Perth

Monday, Wednesday or Thursday

T 08 6380 5373