Black and white photos of Anna Krien and Robert Drewe.
Photo of TextaQueen with CAP and 4A logos.

TextaQueen is awarded the inaugural Copyright Agency Partnerships $80,000 commission with 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art

Visual artist TextaQueen is the recipient of the inaugural Copyright Agency Partnerships (CAP) $80,000 commission to develop and exhibit a major body of work with the 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Sydney.

Adam Suckling steps down as CEO of Copyright Agency

Copyright Agency today announced that after six years as CEO, Adam Suckling has decided not to renew his contract for a further three-year term.

Three-time Miles Franklin nominee Amanda Lohrey wins the 2021 Miles Franklin Literary Award for The Labyrinth

Acclaimed Tasmanian author Amanda Lohrey has been awarded Australia’s prestigious Miles Franklin Literary Award for her novel The Labyrinth, published by Text Publishing.

Photo of a large group of people from diverse backgrounds.

The Copyright Agency’s Cultural Fund awards more than $818,000 in funding to Australian creators

Our Cultural Fund announces $818,917 in funding for 25 new projects in support of authors, visual artists and industry stakeholders as Australia continues to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic.

Visit our Knowledge Hub

Private Education Providers that have secured the Copyright Agency’s Statutory Education Licence can visit the Knowledge Hub for detailed information on specific topics designed to help you and your staff get the most out of the Licence.

Edwina West from Oakhill College is Awarded the Reading Australia Fellowship for 2021

Today we announced Edwina West from Sydney’s Oakhill College is this year’s Reading Australia Fellow for Teachers of English and Literacy.

Dr Kate Harrison appointed as Chair of the Copyright Agency

Copyright Agency Board Director, Kate Harrison, has been appointed as the organisation’s Chair.

Copyright Agency pays more than $70m to creators this month

During June 2021, Copyright Agency distributed more than $70 million of payments from ten difference licence sources, making it its biggest payment month of the year.

Image Credit: Anna Krien, 2021 Fellow for Non-Fiction Writing. Photo courtesy EMG. Robert Drewe 2021 Author Fellow, photo by Tracy Drewe.

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