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In accordance with Australian Government policy, the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority aims to make public sector information available on an open and reusable basis where possible, including on its websites, online applications and via social media channels.
Most material on the APVMA website—as well as our other mobile and digital platforms—will be protected by copyright held by the APVMA or a supplier of information to the APVMA. Your right to use this material may be permitted under:
- An open access licence: For example:
- A Creative Commons (CC) Attribution 3.0 Australia licence. The terms and conditions of the CC licences are available on the CC Australia website. Where a CC licence applies, the material will be marked with a CC logo such as:
- A restricted licence: The terms of such a licence will be set out in association with the material covered by it.
APVMA social media channels
The APVMA makes—or will make in the future—a number of social media channels (including Facebook pages, Twitter accounts, YouTube channels and blogs) available to the public. You may use all material posted by the APVMA on these channels under a Creative Commons (CC) Attribution 3.0 Australia licence, except where otherwise noted. The terms and conditions of this licence are available on the CC Australia website (external site). Material posted by any person other than the APVMA (such as public users of the channels) is made available to you by that person under a Creative Commons (CC) Attribution 3.0 licence.
Where you use material licensed to you by the APVMA under a CC licence, you must attribute that use in the following way and include the web address where the material was obtained:
Sourced from the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority at [insert web address where material was obtained and the date of access to that material].
Where appropriate, please also review the guidelines for linking to our website and other online channels.
Use of the Coat of Arms
The terms under which the Coat of Arms can be used are detailed on the It’s an Honour website.
No circumvention of terms
You must check and comply with the licensing information for each set of material you wish to use. This may require you to contact the APVMA or a third party copyright owner for permission to use the material. You may also use any material in accordance with rights you have under the Copyright Act 1968 (for example under the fair dealing provisions or statutory licences).
Use of material in a way not permitted by this copyright notice may be an infringement of copyright. Infringing copyright may expose you to legal action by, and liability to, the copyright owner.
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