5412 Magazine and Other Periodical Publishing

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Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC)
Reference period
2006 (Revision 2.0)

5412 Magazine and Other Periodical Publishing

This class consists of units mainly engaged in publishing (creating and disseminating) magazines, journals and other periodicals. Included in this class are units whose main source of income is the sale of advertising space in their own periodicals.

Primary activities

  • Comic book publishing (except internet)
  • Journal (including trade journal) publishing (except internet)
  • Magazine publishing (except internet)
  • Newsletter publishing (except internet)
  • Periodical publishing (except internet)
  • Racing form publishing (except internet)
  • Radio and television guide publishing (except internet)


Units mainly engaged in

  • publishing magazines and other periodicals exclusively on the internet are included in Class 5700 Internet Publishing and Broadcasting;
  • selling advertising space other than in their own periodicals are included in Class 6940 Advertising Services; and
  • printing magazines and other periodicals without publishing are included in Class 1611 Printing.
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