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Welcome to Free TV Australia

Free TV is an industry body which represents all of Australia’s commercial free-to-air television licensees. 

For sixty years, millions of Australians have depended on commercial free-to-air television for trustworthy news and current affairs coverage, to get their fix of live sport, and for daily entertainment. Always for free. 

While much has changed since free-to-air television first launched in 1956, our members have always kept ahead of the pack and now provide a wide array of channels and content, as well as rich online and mobile offerings. 

Australians still love Free TV - 13 million people watch it every day. 

Top Free TV Stories

Media Release - Free TV and Broadcast Australia partner on next generation TV trials - 21 March 2018 

Media Release - New Free TV Code to prohibit gambling advertising in live sport - 16 March 2018

Media Release - WIN Network rejoins Free TV - 11 March 2018

Media Release - Appointment of Free TV Australia CEO - 3 November 2017

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Parental Locks

For parents wishing to control their children's viewing, most digital televisions and set-top boxes come with a Parental Lock function. To find out more
click here.

Code of Practice

Free TV has developed a Code of Practice to reflect Australia’s modern digital media landscape. To find out more click here.

New CAD OAS & Services

We are excited to announce that our new Online Application System will be going live on Monday 4 September 2017. To find out more click here.