Copyright infringement take-down notice form


Your claim must include:

  • sufficient information to enable us to identify the copyrighted work that is the subject of the claimed infringement or, if multiple copyrighted works are involved, a representative list of such works
  • information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate and access such material
  • information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as your name, address, telephone number and email address.
  • an indication of whether you are the owner of the content, or if you are acting on their behalf. Details of all parties must be supplied including the relationship between them
  • a statement in good faith that the use of the material is not authorised by the copyright owner, the owner's representative or the Copyright Act
  • an indication of what law (including country) is being transgressed.

Please note that there are penalties for knowingly making misleading or false claims of copyright infringement (section 202, Copyright Act 1968 (Commonwealth)).

The information collected on this form will be used to investigate your claim and to contact you about it. A copy of this form will be sent to any user who is believed by the University to have reproduced or communicated the material identified on the form using the University's information technology facilities. The University manages personal information held by it in accordance with the Information Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014 (Vic). The University's privacy notice may be viewed online, or may be accessed by contacting Deakin University's Privacy Officer:

Telephone: + 61 3 9246 8114

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Are you the owner of the content? (if No, please answer the following question) *

Take-down notice

Take-down notice
Declaration * By submitting this take-down notice I hereby declare that I have a good faith belief held on reasonable grounds that there has been a reproduction or communication of the copyright material by a user of Deakin University information technology facilities that is not authorised by the copyright owner or its exclusive licensee.