Entertainment Industry Regulation 2004
5A Records to be kept by entertainment industry agents and
(1) An entertainment industry agent or manager must keep the following
records at the agent’s or manager’s principal place of business
for at least 5 years after the record is made:
(a) each accounting record the agent or manager is required to keep
under section 39 of the Act in respect of money received on behalf of a
(b) a copy of each financial statement provided by the agent or
manager under clause 5, and
(c) a copy of each written agreement the agent or manager has entered
into with a performer or with another person on behalf of the
(2) An entertainment industry agent or manager who holds any record
referred to in subclause (1) (b) or (c) in relation to a performer must,
within 3 business days of receiving a request by or on behalf of the performer
for a copy of the record:
(a) make the copy available for collection at the agent’s or
manager’s principal place of business if requested to do so,
(b) send the copy (whether by post or otherwise) to the performer in
any other case.
(3) A person who contravenes this clause is guilty of an
Maximum penalty: 10 penalty units.
Note. There is a maximum penalty of 50 penalty units for failing to keep
the accounting records referred to in subclause (1) (a), in accordance with
section 39 of the Act and that subclause.