ABC and SBS codes of practice
The Code covers the matters prescribed in section 123 of
Services Act 1992, and other matters relating to program
content that are of concern to the community. The Code is
intended to operate alongside the ABA's Standards which regulate
programs for children and the Australian content of programs
The ABC and SBS develop codes of practice under their own
legislation but must notify the ABA of these codes.
Both broadcasters have the codes on their respective websites.
SBS codes of practice
Contact Special Broadcasting Service, Locked Bag 28
Crows Nest NSW 2065 Australia. Tel: +61 2 9430 2828. Fax:
+61 2 9430 3700.
ABC codes of practice
Contact Australian Broadcasting Corporation, GPO Box
9994 in your State capital city. Tel: +61 2 9333 1500.