Assessment of Likely Classification - Australian Government


You will need this assessment if you are a distributor, exhibitor or publisher and intend to publicly advertise an unclassified film, computer game, or other visual content.

All content released to the public in Australia is required to be classified unless you have applied for this assessment.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this assessment you must:

  • submit a signed application using approved forms and information specified on the forms
  • provide a copy of the unclassified film or computer game that you want to exhibit, distribute or publish
  • pay any prescribed fees.




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $590.00 Fees for 2021-22


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Classification Portal (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Act 1995 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications

Classification Board

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Classification Board

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications

Operating address: Level 6
23 - 33 Mary Street
Surry Hills, New South Wales 2010
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 3
Haymarket, New South Wales 1240
Phone: 02 9289 7100
Website: Classification Board (Opens in new window)