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Rules for what you see or hear on TV or radio

To protect consumers, broadcasters have to follow rules when they provide TV and radio broadcasts. If you think they have broken the rules, you can complain.

Broadcasters need a licence to broadcast TV or radio in Australia. They have to follow:

The rules may be different for commercial broadcasters and those who broadcast to customers with a subscription. They may also vary between:

  • TV broadcasters and radio broadcasters
  • community broadcasters and those who broadcast for profit

How to complain about something you see or hear

Find out more about how to complain about issues that relate to:

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