Society of Editors
The Society of Editors has more than 400 members in national, regional and local newspapers, magazines, broadcasting and new media, journalism education and media law. It campaigns for media freedom, self regulation, the public's right to know and the maintenance of standards in journalism.
UK Publishing Media
UK Publishing Media is a £22bn alliance of newspapers, magazines, books, journals and data publishers. The associations forming UK Publishing Media have traditionally represented the main print on paper publishing sectors. These are now increasingly engaged in interactive media development and are major investors in the Information Society.
The Periodical Publishers Association (PPA)
The Periodical Publishers Association (PPA) is the trade association for UK magazine and B2B media publishers. PPA represents 300 publisher members, publishing 3,000 magazine titles, as well as exhibitions, directories and interactive products. Magazine and B2B media companiesgenerate around 6.2bn of turnover, which is about 10 per cent of the combined turnover of the UK creative industries.
Newspaper Society (NS)
The NS site is a valuable source of information for NS members, advertisers, journalists, students and the general public alike, offering facts and figures about the regional press, research reports, online publications, press releases, events and awards, and also comprises searchable databases regarding titles, publishers, sections & supplement.
Scottish Newspaper Publishers Association (SNPA)
The Scottish Newspaper Publishers Association (SNPA) is the trade association representing publishers of 100 weekly and bi-weekly newspapers and a further 30 free distribution newspapers.
Defence, Press and Broadcasting Advisory Committee
For advice on the publication of national security matters.
Press Councils worldwide
For information and contact details for Press Councils throughout the world.
Advertising Standards Authority
The ASA ensures that non-broadcast advertisements - including those published in newspapers and magazines - are legal, decent, honest and truthful.
Ofcom is the regulator for the UK communications industries, with responsibilities across television, radio, telecommunications and wireless communications services.
Teenage Magazine Arbitration panel (TMAP)
The Teenage Magazine Arbitration Panel (TMAP) is the magazine industry's self-regulatory body which ensures that the sexual content of teenage magazines is presented in a responsible and appropriate manner.
PhonepayPlus is the industry-funded regulatory body for all premium rate charged telecommunications services.

PCC code of practice
View the PCC Code of Practice.
Making a Complaint to the PCC
Find out how to make a complaint to the Press Complaints Commission (PCC)