British Board of Film Classification

A regulator, also called BBFC

The BBFC is not subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 but it performs public functions when classifying films and videos.

8 requests
Statistics of rising film ratings?
Response by British Board of Film Classification to Conor Murray on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Connor Murray  Thank you for your email.  You are correct in saying that US ratings do not directly translate to BBFC UK ratings.  This FAQ dea...
Dear Ben Yates We provide detailed information about the film, video and VoD content we classify on our website and free Apps. This includes informati...
Content complaints
Response by British Board of Film Classification to Ben Yates on .
Refused.
Dear Ben Yates The BBFC is an independent, private, not for profit company and is not subject to the Freedom of Information Act. Details of public fee...
Access to pornographic websites
Response by British Board of Film Classification to I Gardner on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear I Gardner, Thank you for your email. The BBFC has valid reasons, and in some cases obligations, to check material on certain pornographic web...
Access to pornographic websites
Request to British Board of Film Classification by I Gardner. Annotated by John Cross on .
Withdrawn by the requester.
I have marked this request a 'user withdrawn' that is not strictly correct. I have a resent an identical request from the same user to the BBFC using...
Legal Department
Response by British Board of Film Classification to Chris Martin on .
Successful.
Thank you for your email. The first thing to say is that the BBFC is not covered by the Freedom of Information Act. The second thing to say, and whi...
Compilation DVDs and ratings
Response by British Board of Film Classification to Ruairi on .
Successful.
Dear Ruairi Hipkin Thank you for your further email. The BBFC is not covered by the Freedom of Information Act and is not, therefore, obliged to r...
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Response by British Board of Film Classification to P. John on .
Partially successful.
Dear P John Thank you for your email which has been forwarded onto me. I apologise for the delay with this reply. BBFC is not subject to the Freed...

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