ASA’s Annual Report

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has released its 2018 annual report which highlights its work as the regulator of all ads in all media. Significant projects in 2018 included the launch of the Advertising Standards Code, a substantial consolidation of six codes into one to support responsible advertising and the end of a five-year project to… Read More

New ASA Code for Gambling Advertising

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has released its new Gambling Advertising Code following a review of the Code for Advertising Gaming and Gambling. The Code recognises that gambling advertisements must not undermine the need for the prevention and minimisation of gambling-related harm, with particular regard for the need to protect children, young people and other vulnerable persons. … Read More

Guidelines for motor vehicle advertising

The NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) is encouraging motor vehicle advertisers to take extra care when using footage filmed overseas: Guidelines on the use of overseas motor vehicle advertising in New Zealand The NZ Transport Agency (Transport Agency) is the Crown agency responsible for an affordable, integrated, safe, responsive and sustainable land transport system in New… Read More