The Press Council of South Africa

The Press Council of South Africa

Office of the South African Press Ombud
The Press Council of South Africa (PCSA) is the industry co-regulatory mechanism set up by the print media and online publications. The PCSA comprises the office of the Press Ombud, the Public Advocate and the Panel of Adjudicators

South African Press Code

How to lodge a complaint

PCSA Constitution

About the Press Council

LATEST NEWS FROM THE PCSA

Press Council reports healthy growth in media ethics and awareness
The PCSA says it has received 175 complaints in four months. Awareness of the importance of media ethics in the South African press is growing rapidly, the Press Council of South Africa heard at its quarterly meeting this month. Executive...
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PCSA appoints new director
The Press Council of South Africa (PCSA) announced the appointment of Latiefa Mobara as its Executive Director. Mobara takes over from veteran journalist Joe Thloloe, whose term of office ends at the end of February. Joe Latakgomo, another veteran journalist...
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Sweeping reforms on press regulation coming
Sweeping reforms on press regulations will be announced on Constitutional Hill Wednesday, 3rd October.  This follows on years of deliberations, heated public debate, introspection plus a threat from the ruling party to investigate the desirability of creating a statutory Media...
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