The Classification of Publications (Approved Distributors) Code of Conduct - Queensland


This code of conduct relates to the distribution of publications and provides guidance for the Publications Classification Officer and approved distributors about their respective roles in relation to the Classification of Publications Act.

An approved distributor is required to:

  • distribute publications in a way that promotes the public interest in the enforcement of the Act
  • cooperate with, and assist, the Publications Classification Officer and inspectors in the enforcement of the Act.

The code is a Statutory Regulation and can be accessed on the Queensland Government legislation web site.

To obtain information about how the code is implemented in this legislation contact the agency direct.

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.

Administering agency

Department of Justice and Attorney-General

Office of Fair Trading

Fair Trading Policy Branch

Contact details

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

Queensland Government Service Centre

Fair Trading Policy Branch

Office of Fair Trading

Department of Justice and Attorney-General

Operating address: Upper Plaza Terrace
33 Charlotte Street
Brisbane, Queensland 4000
Mailing address: GPO Box 3111
Brisbane, Queensland 4001
Phone: 13 QGOV (13 74 68)
Phone: 07 3405 0985
Website: Office of Fair Trading (Opens in new window)