Copyright Information

Copyright fact sheets

Fact sheets

P-01: UK copyright law

P-02: Protecting copyright

P-03: Using copyright notices

P-04: Copyright registration

P-05: Copyright infringement

P-07: Music copyright

P-08: Copyright law - The Berne Convention

P-09: Understanding fair use

P-10: Duration of copyright

P-11: Website copyright

P-12: Writers copyright

P-13: Seeking permission

P-14: The Universal Copyright Convention

P-15: Designs and design rights

P-16: Photography copyright

P-17: Updating copyright registrations

P-18: Names, titles and copyright

P-19: Using registered notices

P-20: Copyleft

P-21: Protecting ideas

P-22: Derivative works

P-23 Registering Websites

P-24 Registering photographic works

P-25 Registering literary works

P-26 Registering art and design work

P-27 Using the work of others

Our most popular fact sheets, ‘P-01 UK copyright law’, ‘P-03 Using copyright notices’, ‘P-27 Using the work of others’ and ‘P-05 Copyright infringement’ are available in a free to reproduce PDF format for educational establishments, libraries, advice centres and other non-commercial organisations. Download the free fact sheet pack.

Information pages

Information pack

Our information pack is available free of charge and contains our primary fact sheets about legislation and protection advice, as well as the registration form F-01.

Copyright law UK: A summary

UK copyright information, about UK law, the duration of cover, rights of the author and what types of work are covered.

Common copyright questions

The answers to our most commonly asked questions about copyright.

Intellectual property rights

Summary of the different intellectual property rights and how they are applied.