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General.
General
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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Mature.
Mature
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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How it all works
How it all works
How it all works.

Registered events

Registered events

Overview

Organisations holding events such as film festivals, community screenings and game expos may include unclassified films, games and submittable publications in their program if they register their event.

‘Submittable publications’ are unclassified publications which contain material that should be restricted to adults. This is because it contains material that is unsuitable for a minor to see or read, or because the material is likely to cause offence to a reasonable adult such that it should not be available to the public without any guidance or restrictions.

Films, computer games and publications that have already been classified in Australia do not need to be registered to meet the requirements of the Classification Scheme.

You will find details about the criteria for registered events, the conditions for exhibiting unclassified material and instructions for how to register an event in the following sections.

 

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