Associations and institutions are welcome to apply to become members of the ALCC.
The ‘c in a circle’ symbol with your name and date isn’t a requirement – but it can be helpful.
Including a copyright notice – the ‘c in a circle’ symbol (©) with your name and date – isn’t a requirement under Australian copyright law internal link. Once you have created something, you do not need to do anything else before it is protected by copyright.
While a copyright notice isn’t a requirement, it can be helpful to allow others to identify who the copyright owner is and how to contact them. It reminds other people that the material is protected by copyright. It can also be useful in determining if the work is still protected by copyright.
A copyright notice will usually by are usually something like:
© 2019 John Smith
We have some real examples in our FAQs.