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Find out what can be copied, shared or re-used under your licence.

This licence applies to local authorities and provides annual blanket cover, so you don’t have to seek permissions from copyright owners each time you copy.

CLA Public Administration Licence for Local Authorities

Covers copying from digital and print books, magazines, journals and websites


  • Make photocopies or scans from publications from the UK and 38 International territories
  • Re-use and copy from electronic and online titles published in the UK and the US
  • Store copies on a secure Intranet for up to 30 days
  • NEW: With Website Republishing permissions, post up to five articles (at any one time) per year on your own website from participating print magazines and publisher websites

The cost of this Licence is based on the number of employees of HEO grade or above within the organisation

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