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Except where otherwise noted, content on this website is licenced under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia Licence, with the exception of:

  • The Commonwealth Coat of Arms;
  • The Department of Immigration and Border Protection logo; and
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Full details of the licence terms are available on the Creative Commons website.  

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The terms of use for the Coat of Arms are available from the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet website.

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