National Library Requirement (Books and Periodicals) Notice 2004

6 Requirement to provide copies of periodicals
  • Every publisher of a periodical must, at the publisher's own expense, give to the National Librarian, within 20 working days from the date when each issue of the periodical is first published, copies of each issue of the periodical as follows:

    • (a) if the annual subscription for 1 copy of the periodical exceeds $3,000, 1 copy; or

    • (b) in any other case,—

      • (i) if 100 or more copies of an issue of the periodical are published, 2 copies; or

      • (ii) if fewer than 100 copies of an issue of the periodical are published, 1 copy.