Government submissions

As the foremost authority in Australia for the adjudication of advertising complaints, Ad Standards makes regular submissions to Government enquiries and consultation processes from other regulators and industry bodies on a wide range of issues relevant to the self-regulation system.

2021

Submission to Standards Australia on the proposed ISO standard 'Guidance for advertising and marketing affecting children' 

2020

Submission to the ACMA Broadcast News Review 

Submission to the Review of Australian Classification Regulation

2019

Submission to the ACCC Digital Platforms Inquiry - Preliminary Report

2018

Submission to the ACCC Digital Platforms Inquiry

Submission to the ACMA Draft Online Content Service Provider Rules

Submission to the Senate Select Committee into the Obesity Epidemic in Australia

Submission to the TGA Complaints handling – Advertising therapeutic goods to the public

2017

Submission into the Use and Marketing of Electronic Cigarettes and Personal Vaporisers in Australia

2016

Submission to the Australian Consumer Law Review

Submission to the TGA Administration Consultation – The regulatory framework for advertising therapeutic goods

Submission to the proposed Transport Operations (Road Use Management) (Offensive Advertising) Amendment Bill 2016 (QLD Parliament)

Submission to the Inquiry into sexualisation of children and young people (NSW Parliament)

Submission to the Victorian Office of Liquor, Gaming and Racing consultation on static betting advertising