The Australian Press Council

The Australian Press Council was established in 1976 and is responsible for promoting good standards of media practice, community access to information of public interest, and freedom of expression through the media.

The council is also the principal body with responsibility for responding to complaints about Australian newspapers, magazines and associated digital outlets. [emphasis mine]

About us: Who we are, what we do, contact us
Standards: Statement of Principles, Specific Standards, Advisory Guidleines
Complaints: Making a complaint, Handling of complaints, Adjudications and other outcomes
Policy: Charter of Press Freedom
Publications: Updates, media releases, other
Events: Educational activities

To read Press Council rulings on complaints:


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