Broadcasting facts and figures
During any year, Australian broadcasters provide hundreds of thousands of hours of television and radio content to millions of Australians. The Broadcasting Services Act 1992 (BSA) establishes a co-regulatory framework that empowers the ACMA to investigate relevant complaints made under the various industry codes of practice.
The ACMA also has the power to investigate broadcaster compliance with BSA licence conditions and program standards, including:
We update our broadcasting statistics quarterly. Click on the relevant quarter below for a snapshot of our actions:
Last updated: 09 September 2019