The Authority for Television On Demand

A regulator, also called ATVOD

ATVOD is the independent co-regulator for the editorial content of UK video on demand services.[1]

Advertising on video on demand services is regulated by the Advertising Standards Authority.[2]

OFCOM designated ATVOD to be the regulator for on demand programme services under S.368A of the Communications Act 2003, a provision added by The Audiovisual Media Services Regulations 2009.

The authority have a published openness and transparency statement saying: "We will endeavour to respond fairly to requests for information, having regard to the public interest in making such information available. "

ATVOD is not formally subject to FOI law, we list it on WhatDoTheyKnow due to its public regulatory role.

7 requests
Dear Mr Gilmour, Thank you for your email below. I am afraid we're unable to provide the information you request. ATVOD is not a public authority an...
What is On Demand
Response by The Authority for Television On Demand to Pippa King on .
Information not held.
Thank you for your further email. ATVOD does not consider it is covered by the Freedom of Information Act. ATVOD has published a full statement on the...
Emailed on Behalf of Peter Johnson, Dear Mr Yates, Thank you for your email. Please be advised that ATVOD does not consider that it is covered by t...
PS Your letter of 4/7 links to a determination about UK Column. I never mentioned this organisation. So what makes you think there is a connection?
Dear Ms King, Thank you for contacting ATVOD regarding “The UK Column”. The Authority for Television On Demand (“ATVOD”) is co-regulator for the edi...
It seems to me that ATVOD is subject to the Freedom of Information Act either because it is a publicly-owned company under section 6 of the Act and/or...
Information on ATVOD and Investigations
Request to The Authority for Television On Demand by Ben Yates. Annotated by Graham Senior-Milne on .
Partially successful.
It seems to me that ATVOD is subject to the Freedom of Information Act either because it is a publicly-owned company under section 6 of the Act and/or...

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