Information held by Georges River Council is subject to the Copyright Act 1968. The Copyright Act does not permit materials covered by copyright (e.g. DA architect plans) to be copied or published unless the owner of the copyright has given consent. Council will make available documents to inspect, but if there is no evidence of owner consent, Council cannot provide copies of copyright materials.
The Information and Privacy Commission released a knowledge update Copyright and Compliance with the GIPA Act
which sets out copyright advice to local government.