Designation Notices

Notice of Designation of Video-Sharing Platform Services as a Category of Relevant Online Services 

Coimisiún na Meán (the “Commission”), in exercise of the powers and duties conferred on it by section 139E and section 139G of the Broadcasting 2009 Act as amended (“Act”), and after consultation with the persons specified in section 139H of the Act hereby designates as a category of relevant online services to which online safety codes may be applied the video-sharing platform services the provider of which is under the jurisdiction of the State. 

Effective date 

Pursuant to Section 139H(3) of the Act, this designation becomes effective at the end of the period of 28 days after the date of the Commission’s publication of this notice on its website.  The date of publication of this Notice is 14 August 2023.   

The effective date of this designation is 11 September 2023. 

The Irish translation of the Notice can be found here. In the event of any inconsistency or conflict arising between the Irish and English text, the English text shall take precedence.