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 Role and Functions
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Codes of Practice

One of the main tasks of the BA is to secure proper programme, advertising and technical standards for television and sound broadcasting in Hong Kong. More specifically, the BA is empowered to -

(i) issue codes of practice on programme and advertising standards relating to television programme services transmission;
(ii) issue codes of practice on programme and advertising standards relating to sound broadcasting; and
(iii) issue codes of practice on the technical requirements for television programme service and sound broadcasting licensees on the advice of the Telecommunications Authority.