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A number of Portable Document Format (or PDF) files are available for download throughout this site.

To view the PDF documents once downloaded, you will require Adobe Acrobat Reader (version 4.0 or above). This is available free from Adobe.

Alternatively, if you have the Acrobat Reader plug-in installed, the PDF document will open within the browser window following the selection of the link. Once opened within the browser window, you may save or print the document if you choose.

You may also wish to try the new Adobe PDF Conversion Tools. With PDF to HTML conversion by form, all you have to do is type in a URL to a PDF document into an electronic form and select the 'Get This PDF Document As HTML' button. The PDF document will be converted on-the-fly to HTML, and will be returned to you immediately in your browser application. Visit:


The Commission has a number of speeches available on the website in audio format.

Windows Media Player for various operating systems at:

For MP3 files, the free ITunes player is recommended


VLC Media Player is an excellent tool to play videos available at:

To access video/audio, please note the following points:

a. Your computer will need to have a sound-card and speakers.

b. Videos can be viewed with either a dial up internet connection or a broadband internet connection. A broadband internet connection will provide better quality video.

c. If you are accessing the web through a corporate firewall (e.g. from work, school, library or similar) you may need to check with the computer administrator to make sure they have configured the firewall to allow for video/audio access.

d. Viewing videos on your computer is only possible if you have video playing software installed. Windows Media Player is one such software program and is free to download.

Browser Downloads

While this website is not specifically designed for any particular browser or version of browser, we recommend you download the latest versions of either Firefox, Chrome or Safari. It will also work with mobile and tablet devices.

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