Broadcasting Authority of Ireland

Online safety legislation to include boost for broadcasters and public service media

Measures to assist community broadcasters, public service media and the radio sector will be incorporated into draft online safety legislation, ministers have announced.

Published 19 May 2021

Pre-legislative scrutiny of online safety bill to begin today

Proposed legislation to establish a "first-of-its-kind" online safety regulator will undergo pre-legislative scrutiny by an Oireachtas committee starting today.

Published 13 April 2021

Plans for 'first-of-its-kind' online safety regulator published

Legislative plans to establish a "robust regulatory framework" to deal with the spread of harmful online content have been set out by the Government.

Published 10 January 2020

Broadcasting watchdog calls for 'consistent regulatory approach' to online political ads

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has called for a "clear and consistent regulatory approach" to digital political advertising and campaigning.

Published 18 September 2019