Media Council Third Party Complaint Form E-mail

This Third Party Complaint Form must be completed in order for your complaint to proceed.

  • In certain circumstances you can lodge a complaint on someone else’s behalf; if, for example, the complainant has a language/writing difficulty.
  • In order to complain on someone else’s behalf, you must have their signed consent.
  • This form is for those who are lodging a complaint on behalf of someone else or on behalf of an organization. If you are complaining on your own behalf, ignore this form and instead fill out the Complaint Form. If you are making a complaint on someone else’s behalf, proceed to fill out this form.
  • You can submit your complaint online using the Online Third Party Complaint Form below. Alternatively, you can download the Third Party Complaint Form in PDF format (185kb), complete the PDF form on your computer and print it, or print it out and complete it by hand. The mailing address is provided at the foot of the PDF form.
  • All fields marked with an asterisk * are mandatory.

Download the Third Party Complaint Form in printable PDF format (185kb) OR complete and submit the Online Third Party Complaint Form below.

Online Third Party Complaint Form

Do you have a press clipping/clear photocopy/photo/scan/tape/URL/MP3 file of the published/broadcast/posted material? (Note: Errors in one edition/broadcast/posting might be corrected in subsequent ones.)

I have a copy. *

Do you or anyone else associated with this matter intend to take legal action or report it to the Broadcasting Commissioners? If so, the Media Council will not be able to hear your complaint.

I have taken/I intend to take legal action. *

Signature and date: In order for your complaint to proceed, both you and the person on whose behalf you are complaining must sign this form and also our Waiver and Consent Form. Signing this form carries an obligation to be completely truthful about all aspects of this matter. Signing the Waiver and Consent Form prohibits both you, and the person on whose behalf you are lodging the complaint, from taking any action against the Media Council or its individual members. If you fill out this form online, you will both subsequently be asked to sign this form and the Waiver and Consent Form once this Complaint Form has been received and printed out by our Executive Officer.

Please ensure the email address you entered above is accurate. When you submit this form, you will receive a copy by email for your records.

Please type the two words you see in the image above into the box provided.

When you have completed the whole form, click on SUBMIT THIS FORM below to send your complaint to the Media Council of Bermuda. Our Executive Officer will contact you to continue with the complaint process.

If your submission is successful, you will be taken to a new page "Media Council Complaint Form Submitted". If you do not see the "Media Council Complaint Form Submitted" page when you click on SUBMIT THIS FORM, please recheck the form for red error messages which will show you what information needs to be corrected before you submit your form.

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