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The Council's Annual Report records its work on Complaints, Standards, Policy and Events.
The Council's latest brochure can be downloaded here.
The Council also issues a number of Fact Sheets. These include:
Council Members and Staff
Publisher Members of the Council
Statement of General Principles
Statement of Privacy Principles
Specific Standards on Coverage of Suicide
Specific Standards on Contacting Patients
The Complaints System: An Overview
Review of Decisions
Publication of Adjudications
Click here for a copy of the Press Council's Constitution.
All publications can be searched for here.
The following publications are by external parties. The Press Council has no responsibility for the contents of these publications and does not necessarily endorse their views or findings.
Accuracy, Independence and Impartiality - How legacy media and digital natives approach standards in the digital age: Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism (August 2014)
Media control and ownership: Department of Communication Policy Background Paper No. 3, June 2014.
Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2014: Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford.
State of the Newspaper Industry in Australia, by Franco Papandrea, News and Media research Centre, University of Canberra, 2013.
Report of the Independent Inquiry into the Media and Media Regulation, by The Hon R Finkelstein, QC, 2012.