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1292.0 - Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC), 2006 (Revision 1.0)  
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Division J INFORMATION MEDIA AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS
Subdivision 55 MOTION PICTURE AND SOUND RECORDING ACTIVITIES
Group 551 MOTION PICTURE AND VIDEO ACTIVITIES
Class 5512 Motion Picture and Video Distribution

This class consists of units mainly engaged in acquiring distribution rights and distributing motion pictures and videos. These products are distributed (through leasing and wholesale channels) to a range of exhibitors such as motion picture theatres and television stations using a variety of visual media.
Primary activities
  • Film distribution
  • Motion picture and video distribution
  • Motion picture leasing
  • Motion picture library operation (stock footage)
  • Television program distribution
Exclusions/References
      Units mainly engaged in
  • the mass duplication of audio and visual media are included in Class 1620 Reproduction of Recorded Media;
  • wholesaling pre-recorded video tapes and/or discs are included in Class 3739 Other Goods Wholesaling n.e.c.;
  • retailing video cassettes and discs are included in Class 4242 Entertainment Media Retailing; and
  • hiring pre-recorded video cassettes, DVDs and other pre-recorded media are included in Class 6632 Video and Other Electronic Media Rental and Hiring.


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