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Why Canon

Canon offers a wide range of products, services and solutions to government and public sector agencies that form an integral component of their digital platforms. Canon’s imaging and document workflow solutions and technologies streamline processes so government and public sector agencies can run smarter, more efficient and sustainable services whilst unlocking faster ways to manage day-to-day administration, reduce operational costs, connect people and safeguard data including personal data.

Local councils, schools, hospitals, federal and state agencies and not-for-profit organisations have all confidently put their trust in Canon to assist in their digital transformation journey. From your printing, scanning, copying, storing, sharing and data retrieval, Canon will deliver technology to have your document workflows working seamlessly. Your people will have increased capability and capacity to work towards delivering better outcomes for your customers.

Contact us to find out how our range of products, services and solutions can help your workplace.

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Well designed, simple to use and easy to maintain…

This is just a small sample of the praise heaped upon Canon by industry evaluator Buyers Lab when assessing Canon’s family of multifunction printers for the prestigious BLI 2020 Copier MFP “Line of the Year Award”. Canon was also awarded Line of the Year in 2016, 2017 and 2018.

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Device Security Matters

Data management is a significant responsibility for all government and public sector agencies. Any data breach can cause significant issues, both domestically and internationally. Canon’s security solutions address the risks of data breaches, targeting vulnerabilities associated with your printers, documents and data.

  • Canon’s imageRUNNER ADVANCE multifunction printers are packed with features to protect you from cyber attacks and data breaches. Embedded features at startup and during operation help protect the boot process, firmware, and applications against tampering by malicious third parties.

uniFLOW Online: Cloud Based Print and Scan Management
uniFLOW online is a secure cloud-based print and scan management solution. This subscription-based (SaaS) product is developed on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform providing Government agencies with superior enterprise platform security, scalability, and resilience - whilst also fully supporting zero trust environments. As uniFLOW Online is hosted in Azure data centres distributed globally (Victoria), it enables Australian government departments and agencies to control their data sovereignty at all times.
Other Products and Services: The Power of Canon Group
From office printers to cloud services, photography workshops to business process outsourcing, robotic process automation to medical imaging products, Canon together with our subsidiary, Canon Business Services (CBS) are recognised for our customer-focused solutions and market leading technology and services. Find out more about our other products, services and solutions to see how we can assist your agency deliver productive and cost-effective outcomes.
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No matter where you are we’ve got you covered

The Canon brand is represented throughout all of Australia. Canon’s knowledge of local communities combined with our national infrastructure and resources means we will provide the right solution for all of your workplaces.

  • In Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth our dedicated and highly experienced government specialists work with government and public sector agencies to meet each of their individual requirement.

  • In regional Australia, we have an established network of qualified and knowledgeable local business Partners that are highly experienced in supporting our valuable products and services. The average tenure for our business Partners servicing Canon machines is 21 years!

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Every customer has a different need - we pride ourselves in providing the best solution that meets those unique requirements.

We take the time to understand our customers and what they do. Canon’s highly experienced government specialists have been helping government and public sector agencies seize the opportunities of the digital revolution, leveraging the digital workplace to connect, communicate and collaborate more efficiently.

Did you know that if your agency qualifies, you may be able to purchase via a government panel? Click on the hotspots below to find out more:

Environmental Responsibility
Canon recognises that success ultimately depends on supporting and strengthening the communities and planet on which everyone relies. We are contributing to the societal shift towards a circular economy and a lower carbon future by recycling limited resources, maximising efficiency and reducing waste at every stage of the product lifecycle. You can find our sustainability report here:
  • Cartridges for Planet Ark program (C4PA)

    Canon is a founding member of the Cartridges for Planet Ark program (C4PA). Over 9 million cartridges have been recycled by Canon customers through the C4PA program.

  • Australian and New Zealand Recycling Platform (ANZRP)

    Canon is a founding member of the Australian and New Zealand Recycling Platform (ANZRP) that delivers industry-leading solutions for reducing e-waste. 2173 tonnes of Canon e-waste have been recycled through Techcollect Program saving 2583T in carbon emissions.

  • Australia Packaging Covenant

    We are a signatory to the Australia Packaging Covenant. Over the years we have reduced the footprint of our packaging by reducing the size of our products, using recycled materials and replacing polystyrene where we can with more sustainable options.

  • Rainforest Rescue to Silver

    This year Canon has upgraded its partnership with Rainforest Rescue to Silver. Rainforest Rescue is a NFP that has been protecting and restoring rainforests in Australia and internationally since 1998.

Social Responsibility
Acting responsibly across the business is more than just the right thing to do – it’s the smart thing to do. Applying the principles of our corporate philosophy of kyosei – living and working together for the common good – to our work preserves and enhances our social licence to operate.
  • Supply Nation Aboriginal Enterprise

    Canon has signed a national agreement with a certified Supply Nation Aboriginal Enterprise becoming their first major private sector client. As an Aboriginal Enterprise, they strive to support the skills, training and opportunities for Aboriginal communities.

  • Canon donated $10,000 to the Salvation Army bushfire disaster appeal

    The recent bushfires in Australia have been horrific. More than 150 fires have burned across states in eastern Australia. Canon donated $10,000 to the Salvation Army bushfire disaster appeal where the funds will provide assistance and emergency relief to the families and individuals who have been affected.

  • In the spirit of Kyosei, for well over a decade Canon has supported over 75 schools, NFPs and community groups with more than $400,000 through our Canon Oceania Grants program. For more information visit

  • Canon Oceania Grants program

    We are in the preliminary stages of gaining approval for a Reconciliation Action Plan sharing our commitment to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander storytelling.

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