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Content Complaint Form

NOTE: Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.

Complete this form to make a complaint about Internet or other content which you think is, or may be, objectionable. For more information see What Is Objectionable and Censorship and the Internet.

Date of Incident or date you saw the publication: *

Type of Incident or publication: *

Details and comments about the material you are complaining about. Tell us what happened: *
Remember to include chatroom names, networks, URLs, usernames, passwords, trigger commands, email and newsgroups headers etc. If you don't know what some of these things are, just give us all the information you can.

Your Details:
If you prefer to remain anonymous, the following fields do not need to be filled out. However, a contact email or phone number would be of great assistance to us should there be a need to clarify any points that you have made. It would also allow us to advise you of the results of the inquiry.


To send this complaint to the Censorship Unit, press the submit button.