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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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Industry guides

This page contains links for applying for a classification, having a decision reviewed, or applying for other services we administer, including training and account maintenance.

You will also find the rules for advertising and selling films, computer games and publications, and what types of products are classified by the Classification Board.

The guides are split into four main sections:

  • I want the board to... For information on classifications and other things that the board can approve or grant
  • I want to apply for... For reviews of classification decisions and other services we provide
  • What are the rules for... For the rules for using classifications and a guide to restricted classifications, and
  • I want information about... For general information relating to classification.
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