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Please be advised the Classification Branch office will be closed
from 5:00pm Monday 24 December until Tuesday the 1 January 2019 inclusive.
We wish you a safe Christmas break, the branch will return
on Wednesday 2 January and will be available to assist then

Check the Classification
Check the Classification
This has advertising approval, but is not yet classified
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Suitable for everyone.
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Parental Guidance.
Parental Guidance
Not recommended for children under 15; may contain material which some children find confusing or upsetting.
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Not recommended for children under 15; may include moderate levels of violence, language or themes.
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Mature Audiences.
Mature Audiences
Restricted - unsuitable for persons under 15; may contain strong content.
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Restricted (R).
Restricted (R)
Restricted to adults.
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Restricted (X).
Restricted (X)
Restricted to adults – contains sexually explicit content.
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Classification compliance information.
How it all works
How it all works
How it all works.


Before applying

Account setup for new applicants

If you don't have an account with us, you will need to set one up before you can apply.
You can apply for an account online via the classification portal or by filling in a new account setup form.

Further information including the user guide is available from our classification portal page.

Any applications or payments you send in may be delayed until your account is set up.

Account maintenance for existing applicants

If you are an existing client and your business contact details have changed, you need to tell us about the changes.

Existing applicants can update their details via the classification portal or via the downloadable form.

If you have changed your business name or ABN, or would like to request a user ID and password, please contact

Database checks

You need to check the Classification database to see whether any of the material you will be submitting has been classified before.


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