When choosing a movie to watch, the classification rating gives you an idea of the movie content and suitability for you and your child.

Below is a quick guide to classifications, their meanings and restrictions. 

If you require further information you can contact the Australian Classification board on (02) 9289 7100 or visit

General (G)

The content is very mild in impact.

Parental Guidance (PG)

The content is very mild in impact.

Mature (M)

The content is moderate in impact.

Mature Accompanied (MA 15+)

The content is strong in impact.

Restricted (R18+)

The content is high in impact.