Ease of movement of people, capital, services and data across borders
Industry will work with rights owners and affiliated copyright collecting societies in the region to facilitate cross-border licensing of creative content.
The Australian Government and industry to promote Australia’s copyright administration, regulations and enforcement procedures abroad, and pursue greater regional harmonisation of effective copyright law and enforcement in digital content-sharing platforms.
Progress to date
The Australasian Performing Right Association and Australasian Mechanical Copyright Owners Society (APRA AMCOS) are working with the International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers to strengthen regional harmonisation of digital rights and ensure creative services benefit from digital platforms.
APRA AMCOS is also working with the World Intellectual Property Organization to ensure copyright issues factor in policy reviews of intellectual property laws in the Asia Pacific region and has participated in policy discussions on the development and harmonisation of copyright regulation and administration in various jurisdictions in the region.