Information Sheets

Music: Choirs, Orchestras, Ensembles and Private Music Teachers

Posted on 2/10/2020
This information sheet is for choirs, orchestras, private music teachers, music students and others wanting to perform and copy music.

Moral Rights

Posted on 10/9/2019
In this information sheet we give an overview of the moral rights of individual creators under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth).

Music: Bands

Posted on 11/21/2019
This information sheet is for people playing in bands, particularly if they are writing and recording their own material.

Assigning and Licensing Rights

Posted on 11/14/2019
In this information sheet, we give a brief overview of the ways in which copyright may be transferred from person to person and licensed for other people to use.

Music & Copyright

Posted on 11/21/2019
This information sheet provides an overview of copyright in the context of music for songwriters and composers.

Music: Use in Film

Posted on 11/19/2019
This information sheet is for people who want to incorporate music into the soundtrack of a film or video project they are creating. We give you information on how to get permission and on some commonly used industry terms.

Video Uploads & Copyright: YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook etc.

Posted on 1/25/2017
This information sheet gives a brief overview of the relevant copyright issues for people uploading video to YouTube or other video-sharing sites such as Facebook, Vimeo, or Daily Motion.

Geo-blocking, VPNs & Copyright

Posted on 11/7/2019
This information sheet gives a brief overview of copyright law as it relates to geo-blocking and virtual private networks (VPNs).

Performers' Rights

Posted on 12/9/2019
This information sheet discusses the various rights granted to performers under the Copyright Act and is for performers and for people filming, recording or making agreements with performers.

Playing Music In Public: OneMusic Australia

Posted on 10/11/2019
This information sheet contains information about OneMusic Australia and the licences people and businesses need for playing live and recorded music in public.


Moral Rights - A practical guide

Posted on 12/12/2017

Music & Copyright v01

Posted on 7/5/2016

Music & Copyright

Posted on 7/5/2016