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In accordance with Australian Government policy, the Treasury makes public sector information available on an open and reusable basis where possible.

The copyright statement may permit your use under a Creative Commons (CC) BY Attribution 3.0 Australia licence, with the exception of the Commonwealth Coat of Arms, the Treasury logo, photographs, images and signatures. Where this applies, the material will be marked with a CC logo (see below). The full licence terms are available from Creative Commons BY Attribution 3.0 Australia.


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Treasury material used 'as supplied'

Provided you have not modified or transformed Treasury material in any way including, for example, by changing the Treasury text; calculating percentage changes; graphing or charting data; or deriving new statistics from published Treasury statistics – then Treasury prefers the following attribution:

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Derivative material

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Other copyright

Where Treasury material is not available under a Creative Commons BY Attribution 3.0 Australia licence then:

  • You may download, display, print and reproduce this material in unaltered form only (retaining this notice) for your personal, non-commercial use or use within your organisation. Apart from any use as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968, all other rights are reserved.

Requests and inquiries about reproduction and rights should be submitted through the Treasury copyright request form.

Use of the Commonwealth Coat of Arms

The Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet publishes guidelines for use of the Coat of Arms.

Other use

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To make a request, please complete the Treasury Copyright Request Form.

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  • use of any material from this website will be subject to the restrictions, copyright, creative commons and disclaimers appearing on the Treasury website.

You must not:

  • imply that the Australian Government or the Treasury endorses your website or product
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The Treasury reserves the right, solely at its discretion, to request the removal of your link at any time.

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