Topic: Cinematograph (Certification) Rules Delhi HC Dismisses Petition Demanding That Movies With ‘A’ Certificate Be Not Shown On TV Despite. No: 69, Dated: Jan, 31 Amendment of the Cinematograph (Certification) Rules, loading please wait. The Certification process is in accordance with The Cinematograph Act, , The Cinematograph (Certification) Rules, , and the guidelines issued by the .

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While certifying films for unrestricted public exhibition, the Board shall ensure that the film is suitable for family viewing, that is to say, the film shall be such that all the members of the family including children can view it together. Terms and conditions of service of the Chairman and members of the Appellate Tribunal.

If the Board having regard to the nature, content and theme of the film, is of the opinion that the exhibition of the film should be restricted to members of any profession or any class of persons, the film shall be certified for public exhibition restricted to the specialized audiences to be specified by the Board in this behalf.

Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) | Indian Broadcasting Foundation

Question to be decided by majority of votes. To ensure the good and healthy entertainment in accordance with the provisions of the Cinematograph Act and the Cinematograph Certification Rules Time limit in relation to certification of films.

Business ordinarily to ruels transacted at meetings. To adopt modern technology for certification process through computerization of certification process and upgradation of infrastructure.

Short title and commencement. Fees for appeal to the Appellate Tribunal. Deposit of a copy of certified film.


A film is judged in its entirety from the point of view of its overall impact and is examined cinematograpu the light of the period depicted in the film and the contemporary standards of the country and the people to whom the film relates, provided that the film does not deprave ruled morality of the audience.

Preservation of records of certification of films. Guidelines are applied to the titles of the films also.

The Cinematograph Act lays down that a film shall not be certified if any part of it is against the interest of the sovereignty and integrity of India, tules security of the State, friendly relations with foreign States, public order, decency or involves defamation or contempt of court or is likely to incite commission of any offence.

The Board shall scrutinize the titles of the films carefully and ensure that they are not provocative, vulgar, offensive or violative of any of the above-mentioned guidelines.

Uncertification of a film under section 6. Term of office of members of advisory panels. Objectives of Film Certification the medium of film remains responsible and sensitive to the values and standards of society; artistic expression and creative freedom are not unduly curbed; certification is responsible to social changes; the medium of film provides clean and healthy entertainment; and as far as possible, the film is of aesthetic value and cinematically of a good standard.

In pursuance of the above objectives, the CBFC shall ensure that anti social activities such as violence are not glorified or justified the modus operandi of criminals, other visuals or words likely to incite the commission of any offence are not depicted; scenes showing involvement of children in violence as victims or perpetrators or as forced witnesses to violence, or showing children as being subjected to any form of child abuse.


To cinematogralh the certification process transparent and responsible. Alteration of film after issue of certificate. Re-examination of certified films. Assessment of public reactions to films.

Under section 5B cihematograph the Central Government has issued the following guidelines. Issue of certificate subject to removal of portions of film. President of the meeting. Officers of the Board. Duties of the Board.

Allowances payable to members of the advisory panel. To create awareness among advisory panel members, media and film makers about the guidelines for certification and current trend in films through workshops and meetings. To ensure healthy entertainment, recreation and education to the public.

Temporary absence of Chairman. IBF Policy for prevention of sexual harassment of women at workplace. Terms ccinematograph conditions of service other than salary and allowances of the Chairman of the Board and allowances payable to the other cinemahograph of the Board.

Amendment of the Cinematograph (Certification) Rules, 1983

In exercise of the powers conferred by section 8 of the Cinematograph Act, 37 ofand in supersession of the Cinematograph Censorship Rules, the Central Government hereby makes the following rules, namely: Amendment of certificate granted by the Board after notification under section 6.

Constitution of advisory panels. Skip to main content. Films that meet the above — mentioned criteria but are considered unsuitable for exhibition to non-adults shall be certified for exhibition to adult audiences only.