Know your obligations

Want to request a classification for a commercial theatrical release film or trailer shown in Ontario theaters? Please contact Kevin with our classification team at or 778.357.0830. Please also read our notice for more details. 

As a licensed distributor, retailer, or theatre, you must follow the law and ensure you maintain your good standing as a business. This page is a general overview of your obligations under the law, as well as our expectations. We recommend that you review the laws in detail, become aware of the municipal bylaws, and get independent legal advice, if necessary.

Read the Motion Picture Act.
Read the Motion Picture Act Regulations.