Copyrights - Filing Requirements


Copyright Filing for Written Materials
  • Power of attorney legalised.
  • Two copies of the work.
  • The name and identity of the author.
  • An undertaking that the work is not quoted, i.e. it is the author's own invention. Otherwise, the application will be canceled.
  • Permission from the Ministry of Information allowing the distribution of the work.

Notes
  • Late filing of documents: not allowed.

Copyright Filing for Other Types of Works
  • Power of attorney legalised.
  • Three copies of the work.
  • The name and identity of the author.
  • Detailed explanation of the software with specification of its contents.
  • An undertaking that the work is not quoted, i.e. it is the author's own invention. Otherwise, the application will be canceled.
  • Permission from the Ministry of Information allowing the distribution of the work.

Notes
  • Late filing of documents: not allowed.