AUS-MEAT Limited produces a range of Industry material that is
generally protected under the Copyright Act 1968. AUS-MEAT
is a member of the Copyright Agency Limited (CAL), who act as our
non-exclusive agents to license and collect payment for the
reproduction and communication of copyright works from users such
as educational institutions, government departments and agencies,
the business sector and the general community.
Getting permission to copy:
The Acronym: "AUS-MEAT"
AUS-MEAT Limited is an industry owned company operating as a
joint venture between Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) and the
Australian Meat Processor Corporation (AMPC).
AUS-MEAT is an acronym (shortened form that is always pronounced
as a word and is formed from the letters of other words). The
AUS-MEAT company name was derived from the
Authority for Uniform
Specification Meat and
When using the AUS-MEAT company name in any publication, report,
image, media or any other type of written / electronic
communication, it shall be shown in uppercase with the inclusive
hyphen i.e. AUS-MEAT.
AUS-MEAT On Line Members
AUS-MEAT Members have exclusive access to publications,
brochures and images catalogued in the various sections of the
AUS-MEAT Members site.
AUS-MEAT Members can use up to 10 percent of the content of any
copyright work for use exclusively in-house without payment of a
royalty or obtaining Copyright permission from AUS-MEAT
Limited, if the use is intended strictly in the relation of the
sale, distribution or export of Australian Meat.
Where more than 10 percent is required for use then 'permission
to copy' is required from AUS-MEAT Limited - and such requests may
be subject to payments.
Requests for high resolution images will be subject to a per
image cost as well as a project management fee (hourly rate).
Requests will be processed and posted to a secure website or copied
onto a storage device (USB, CD / DVD etc).
All work copied must include an appropriate acknowledment
statement - generally including the original source and
If you are not an AUS-MEAT On Line Member then you need to
Obtain permission to copy any work, which will be a matter of
negotiation with AUS-MEAT Limited. Permission to copy may be
subject to conditions. These conditions may include a
specified acknowledgment of the
source of the work and payment of any applicable licence fees /
Please contact us if you have any questions regarding this
AUS-MEAT REGISTERED TRADEMARKS
The AUS-MEAT Logos, AUS-QUAL Logos and other registered
Trademarks of AUS-MEAT must not be used without written permission
of AUS-MEAT Limited. Permission will only be given on such terms
and conditions as AUS-MEAT Limited determines from time to time.
AUS-MEAT Accredited Enterprises can use the
Application form Click HERE
AUS-MEAT National Accreditation Standards provide further
information on the use of these Trademarks.
AUS-MEAT Limited provides Management and Administration services
for the implementation of other industry owned quality management
based Accreditation programs. The Industry bodies that own these
programs also allow use of registered Trademarks by accredited
companies / individuals. Please contact the relevant AUS-MEAT
Program staff for
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