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


  •  The section will provide you with updates on current copyright law reform and fair use.

CEWA Copyright Contact

CEWA Copyright Officer, Perth

Monday, Tuesday or Thursday

T 08 9241 5262