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Captioning compliance

2016-17 captioning compliance results

All free-to-air broadcasters and subscription television licensees are required to submit an annual report to the ACMA on their compliance with their captioning obligations for each financial year. The ACMA publishes broadcasters’ annual compliance reports each year. The 2016-17 annual compliance results can be found here.

Annual captioning compliance results

The ACMA has published the annual compliance reports for subscription television broadcasters and narrowcasters for:

The ACMA has published the annual compliance reports for free-to-air commercial and national television broadcasters for:

Captioning legislation

The Broadcasting Services Act 1992 specifies the captioning obligations and provisions. Specifically:

Information about the key captioning requirements (for free-to-air broadcasters and subscription television licensees) is also available on our website, including in video form, with Auslan translation and captioning:

Last updated: 15 January 2018