Broadcasting Commission

Government of Jamaica 

The Broadcasting Commission maintains digital copies of the legislation to enhance public access to information. Users should note that the electronic versions of the legislation are not recognized as the official or authorized copies of the legislation.

The Broadcasting Commission does not certify the accuracy or completeness of the digital copies of the laws available and accepts no liability for any loss or damage that may be incurred by any person acting in reliance thereon.

Official copies of the legislation are available from:

The Jamaica Printing Services Limited
77 Duke Street, Kingston
Tel: (876) 967-2250, (876) 967-3982, 948-4951

Related Files

pdfThe Broadcasting and Radio Re-Diffusion Act
pdfTelevision & Sound Broadcasting Regulations
pdfChildren's Code for Programming
pdfIssuing of Advisories as Stipulated by the Children's Code for Programming

pdfGuidelines for Political Broadcasts
pdfDirective on the Transmission of Sexually Explicit Content
pdfDirective on Transmission of Soca/Calypso Content
pdfDirective on Transmission of Violent Content
pdfDirective to STVOs - Removal of HBO Programming

Vision

To be the cutting-edge regulator that leads in the development and advancement of a dynamic electronic communications sector for the benefit of Jamaica and the Caribbean Community.

Mission

  • To carry out the provisions of the Broadcasting and Radio Re-Diffusion Act
  • To make and administer the Television and Sound Broadcasting Regulations
  • To evaluate applications and make recommendations to the responsible Minister
  • To monitor the transmission and operations of licensees
  • To receive and investigate complaints
  • To advise the government on policy
  • To conduct and or commission research
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