Licence to use the investment management standard materials

Overview

If you want to use the investment management standard materials, you must adhere to these Intellectual Property guidelines.


  1. The State of Victoria though the Department of Treasury and Finance (the Department) is the copyright owner of the Investment Management Materials (the Materials). The Materials include all resources made available on the Department’s website [www.dtf.vic.gov.au] (the Website).
  2. If an individual or organisation (You) exercises any rights to the Materials, You accept and agree to be bound by the terms of this Licence.
  3. Subject to the terms and conditions of this Licence, the Department grants to You a world-wide, non-exclusive, royalty free, perpetual Licence to use, publish, reproduce, incorporate into other material, communicate or display to the public and distribute copies of the Materials.
  4. The Licence granted in Item 3 is expressly made subject to and limited by the following conditions:
    • 4a-i) You must: appropriately reference and attribute the State of Victoria represented by the Victorian Department of Treasury and Finance as the author of the Material;
    • 4a-ii) clearly acknowledge or make the distinction between the Materials and your own or other material associated with the Materials; and
    • 4a-iii) ensure that any use of the Materials including any modifications by You maintain the integrity and quality of the Materials.
    • 4b) You must not modify, alter, or transform the Materials in any way except where modifications are technically necessary to exercise the Licence rights in other media and formats;
    • 4c) The Materials used, published, reproduced, incorporated into other material, communicated or displayed to the public and distributed must be consistent with the Materials provided on the Website;
    • 4d) You may only use the Materials to provide training with the written authority of the Department.
    • 4e) If you facilitate workshops and you are not accredited by the Department You must make this clear to all participants.
  5. The Licence rights granted by the Department will terminate automatically upon any breach by You of the terms of this Licence or at any time the Department ceases distributing the Materials on the Website.
  6. The Department reserves the right to release the Materials under different Licence terms at any time which will not serve to withdraw this Licence and this Licence will continue in full force and effect unless terminated as stated above.