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

pdfDirective on Transmission of Content Promoting Illegal Activities
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


To be an innovative regulator that leads and facilitates the development and advancement of a dynamic electronic communications sector for the benefit of Jamaica.


Our mission is to ensure a successful national transition to a digital economy, using technological innovation to empower, liberate and encourage new forms of business, social, cultural and media development while protecting the people of Jamaica from potential risks including harmful content.


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Telephone: 876-920-9537-9
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