For easy to read information sheets on Australian
copyright law go to the Australian
rights (regardless of copyright) will always remain with the
creator of the work. You cannot assign these rights to a publisher.
So, if you're a writer you should learn about this new element
of Australian copyright law.
Agency distributes fees to Australian authors, for the copying
of their work by public institutions (such as libraries).
Earn extra cash as a writer
If you are an Australian book creator (author,
editor, illustrator, compiler or translator) or an Australian
publisher, you may be eligible for payment under the Public Lending
Right (PLR) and Educational Lending Right (ELR) schemes. Obtain
further information and claim forms here. These
schemes could be axed at any time so register while you still