Copyright Infringement Advice and Procedures

Internal Minor Issues of Copyright Infringement:

Staff who have concerns about any internal issues of Copyright infringement can contact the University Copyright Officer.

Note: Internal minor issues of Copyright infringement will be dealt with in a confidential and timely manner.

Internal Complex Issues of Copyright Infringement:

Complex issues of Copyright Infringement identified by the University Copyright Officer will be referred to senior management if the matter cannot be solved in a timely manner.

External Notifications of Copyright Infringements

Third party individuals or organisations that believe content available on the Western Sydney University network may constitute a copyright infringement of their work or the work of others will need to refer to the Copyright Officer in the first instance.

Use the University Copyright Takedown Notice form, and must contain sufficient information to:

  • Enable the identification and location of the copyrighted work that is the subject of the claimed infringement
  • Identify the best means to contact the individual or organisation
  • Indicate who the owner of the material is.