Date of Publication: 
Tuesday, August 27, 2019

IP Australia is looking at ways to improve Australia’s IP system to help promote the cultural integrity and economic potential of Indigenous Knowledge (IK), which includes: 

  • Traditional Knowledge (TK) – know‐how, practices, techniques and skills; and
  • Traditional Cultural Expressions (TCEs) – visual imagery, performance, design, words and names.

This report summarises stakeholders’ feedback received in our consultation on IK issues.

Last updated: 
23 August 2019