16 November 2023 The following are the latest decisions from the ASA.
In 1990, the Committee of Advertising Practice changed its name to the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA), and formally registered as an incorporated society.
If you’re about to launch a Black Friday promotion, make sure that any claims around pricing or discounts are accurate and can be substantiated. The Advertising Standards Code is clear that any claims about the price of a product or service should not mislead or deceive consumers.
If you’re about to launch some spooktacular specials for Halloween, take care not to cause fear, distress or offence and make sure you appropriately target your ads.
12 October 2023 The following are the latest decisions from the ASA.
Throughout the 1980’s, the Committee of Advertising Practice continued to grow and expand its remit.
15 September 2023 In November 2006, consumers were surprised to find an unexpected form of direct mail in their letterbox.
In May 1973, representatives from publisher, broadcasting and advertising agency associations determined the need for an industry regulator whose primary purpose was to maintain at all times and in all media, a generally acceptable standard of advertising.
30 August 2023 The following are the latest decisions from the ASA.
Wednesday 9 August With the 2023 General Election around the corner, we will see advertisements from political parties, candidates, and advocacy groups in increasing numbers over the coming months.