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ClearAds Handbook

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The ClearAds Handbook is a useful guide for agencies, advertisers and production houses. It sets out all you need to know about advertising on television and information on submitting your ads to ClearAds for review, substantiation requirements and an A-Z Checklist of what you need to consider when creating your ad.

Code of Practice

The Commercial Television Industry Code of Practice (Code) is a set of rules that applies to all commercial television broadcasting services operated by broadcasters. The Code is intended to regulate the broadcast content of commercial free-to-air television according to current community standards and to assist viewers in making informed choices about television viewing.

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Allows you to apply for classification of a TVC or an infomercial, submit a pre-check and review the status of the TVCs you have submitted to ClearAds.


ClearAds maintains different fees for classification of television commercials.


Our training provides you with simple and easy to understand resources and webinars, live and on demand, to help you navigate and work with these rules.


Want to know what the letters and numbers in a unique ClearAds approval number means or how many characters make up a Key Number?

Useful Links

We have collated a list of useful links to assist you in finding more information about the advertising industry.

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