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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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Information for the general public.
Classification compliance information.
How it all works
How it all works
How it all works.



Who is this section for?

The information in this section is designed for people who apply for classification, advertise films and games, need to use classification markings or find out information about the classification process from the side of publishers, retailers and other parts of the industry.

What information is in this section?

You will find:

Are you looking for a classification decision?

You can search by title and search for previous decisions using the classification database.

If you are looking for a Classification Review Board decision, or the reasons for a Review Board decision, they are in Review Board Decisions.

Are you looking for information sheets?

We have various information sheets for people in industry, including for cinema managers, retailers of films, games and magazines, television advertising and amusement arcade games.

We also have an information sheet for parents and carers that explain the ratings information available on the website and the classification levels.

If you are looking for information sheets relating to schools and children, they are available in the Media and Students area.

Are you from law enforcement?

If you are from a law enforcement agency, Customs or the ACMA, or you want to apply for a classification under the Broadcasting Services Act, you will find all the information you need in the compliance area.