Main Content Anchor

Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA)

Main Content Anchor

ACMA is an independent Commonwealth statutory authority that regulates communications and media services in Australia.

Types of assistance

  • information about content rules and standards for television and radio and advice about how to make a complaint
  • advice on how to stop receiving unwanted marketing texts or emails (spam) and information about how to make a complaint
  • information about gambling advertising rules
  • information on which online gambling services are legal
  • advice about what causes TV and radio reception and interference  
  • investigating some types of interference to TV, radio and licensed radio communications
  • assist with appeals for when an application for VAST has been rejected
  • radio licences
  • how to comply with product labelling standards
  • advice on the obligations of broadcasters and telecommunication service providers
  • information on how we check cablers and product labelling
  • investigating reports of non-compliance with telecommunications customer cabling and devices requiring the Regulatory Compliance Mark (RCM).