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

Officers of the Board. Question to be decided by majority of votes. Deposit of a copy of certified film.

Time limit in relation to certification of films. 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.

The Union Government nominates the Members of the panels by drawing people from different walks of life for a period of two years. Certain films to continue to remain uncertified films. Terms and conditions of service other than salary and allowances of the Chairman of the Board and allowances payable to the other members of the Board. Skip to main content. Short title and commencement. 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.


Compliance with section 6A. To adopt modern technology for certification process through computerization of certification process and upgradation of infrastructure.

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. 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, the 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.

Allowances payable to members of the advisory panel. Under section 5B 2 the Central Government has issued the following guidelines.

Amendment of the Cinematograph (Certification) Rules, 1983

Objectives of Film Certification the cinemaatograph of film remains responsible and sensitive to the values and standards of society; artistic expression and creative freedom are not cinematogrqph 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.

Duties of the Board. Issue of certificate subject to removal of portions of film. The Board consists of non-official members and a Chairperson all of whom are appointed by the Union Government and functions with headquarters at Mumbai.


Amendment of certificate granted by the Board after notification under section 6.

Issue of certificate subject to removal. A film is judged in its entirety from the point of view of its overall impact and is examined in 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 the morality of the audience. Meetings of cinematogaph Board.

Business ordinarily to be transacted at meetings. Preservation of records of certification of films. Representation of women in the Board. Scenes that tend to create scorn, disgrace or disregard of rules or cinematograp the dignity of court will come under the term ”Contempt of Court”: In exercise cinrmatograph 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: To ryles awareness among advisory panel members, media and film makers about the guidelines for certification and current trend in films through workshops and meetings.

Temporary absence of Chairman. Terms and conditions of service of the Chairman and members of the Appellate Tribunal. Re-examination of certified films.

President of the meeting. IBF Policy for prevention of sexual harassment of women at workplace.