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Broadcasting Services (International Broadcasting) Guidelines - Australian Government


You will be required to comply with these Guidelines in order to abide by the international broadcasting standards.

Broadcasting services provide programs that:

  • are intended to appeal to the general public (e.g. entertainment, sports, news, etc)
  • can be received using commonly available equipment (e.g. televisions and radios).

The object of these Guidelines is to set out arrangements for:

  • both proposed and operational international broadcasting services
  • matter in programs
  • the conduct of international broadcasting licensees.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Broadcasting Services Act 1992 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts

Australian Communications and Media Authority

Content, Consumer and Citizen

Contact details

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