Ad Standards Newsletter
Check out the October 2020 edition of Ad Standards eNews to learn about recent developments concerning advertising self-regulation in Canada.
Updated Interpretation Guideline
Ad Standards is introducing minor revisions to the text of Interpretation Guideline #6. The updates are intended to help further clarify distinctions between “government advertising”, “political advertising” and “election advertising”, as each of these categories are defined under the Canadian Code of Advertising Standards.
Ad Complaints and Disputes Report
Ad Standards has released the Ad Complaints and Disputes Report: 2019 Year in Review, which provides an account of the consumer complaints we received and investigated in 2019. We also report on the two cases resolved under the new Advertising Dispute Procedure, along with updates about a new interpretation guideline, and updates to the Standards Council implemented in the past year.