We are the united voice of Australia’s commercial television broadcasters.

Free. For Everyone.

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Commercial television is the home of Australian content, showing more than any other platform, making us the backbone of the local television production industry.

Scott Cam, The Block – 9 Network

As the peak industry body for Australia’s commercial free-to-air broadcasters, Free TV Australia advances the interests of our members in national policy debates, positions the industry for the future in technology and innovation and highlights the important contribution commercial free-to-air television makes to Australia’s culture and economy.

$1.63 billion spent on Australian local content

More than 25,000 hours of Australian content shown on commercial television every year

432 hours of first run Australian drama shown in 2018

84.5% of all programming expenditure is spent on Australian content

13 million Australians watch Free TV every day

6 out of every 10 dollars spent on Australian television content comes from Free TV

Our Members

Free TV Australia proudly represents all of Australia’s commercial free-to-air television broadcasters in metropolitan, regional and remote licence areas.


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Free TV members employ more than 15K people and contribute $2.8 billion to the Australian economy

Recent News

December 14, 2021 in Media Release

Free TV Appoints Natasha Eves as Regulatory Affairs Manager

Free TV Australia is very pleased to announce the appointment of Natasha Eves as Regulatory Affairs Manager effective immediately. Ms Eves joins Free TV from SBS where she was the…
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December 1, 2021 in Media Release

Free TV Australia Launches the Free. For Everyone. Campaign

Free TV Australia, the peak industry body for Australia’s commercial free-to-air broadcasters, today launches its Free. For Everyone. campaign. The campaign is prompted by the important issues raised in the…
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