Standard complaint information for National Newsmedia Council

The National Newsmedia Council has released details for newspapers to circulate in order to inform the public about the process for submitting editorial complaints to the Council. Newspapers are encouraged to publish the following standard complaint information in their publications.

(Name of your news organization) is a member of the National Newsmedia Council, which is an independent organization established to deal with acceptable journalistic practices and ethical behaviour. If you have concerns about editorial content, please contact (email address and number of your contact). If you are not satisfied with the response and wish to file a formal complaint, visit the web site at or call toll-free 1-844-877-1163 for additional information.