National Classification Code - Australian Government

Description

You may be required to comply with this code if you intend to produce a publication, film, video or computer game that is intended for distribution within Australia.

Every film, video and computer game that is distributed in Australia, whether it is produced locally or comes from overseas, has to be classified by the Agency before it can be made available to the public. Some publications are also required to be classified.

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.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All National Classification Code (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

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

Regulation(s) name

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005 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.

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Enquiries

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)