Policy Statements have been
The following is a list of useful, related policies from other areas
main Delivering Quality policies always apply.
Broadcasting Policies Ref 01
The BBC will meet its statutory obligations for services that are subject to regulation by Ofcom, formerly the ITC.
Broadcasting Policies Ref 02
The BBC will continue to play an active part in the development of all open standards affecting technology for the UK broadcasting industry, and additionally Europe & world-wide where appropriate. See
Broadcasting Policies Ref 03
News will - as far as possible - aim to maintain the standards as detailed in the relevant documents, but may accept (or deliver) material which varies from these where the editorial importance of the content outweighs any technical shortcomings.
Broadcasting Policies Ref 04
The BBC will meet the Government’s requirements for subtitling, audio descriptive services and signing as set by Ofcom, formerly the ITC, on BBC services which are not regulated by Ofcom.
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