The Reporting Standards are the industry-agreed rules to which ABC data or ABC process audits are prepared and reported.
This site is dedicated to ABC Reporting Standards. For ABC data and other information visit www.abc.org.uk
- Use the links on the left hand side to access the Reporting Standards either by sector or circulation category/section and other information.
- Use the links below to find out more information about changes to the Reporting Standards, how the standards are developed and key deadlines and reporting period calendars.
- For JICWEBS digital Standards and Principles visit the JICWEBS website.
25th April 2017: ROI Paid Newspaper rule changes
6th April 2017: National Newspaper and UK Regional Publication changes issued
January 2017: All Standards documents are updated to Version 1, January 2017. Multi-Platform standards renamed 'Brand Reports'
21st December 2016: ROI Business & Consumer Magazine, and Multi-Platform changes issued
9th December 2016: Web Traffic, Email Distribution, UK Regional Publication and Multi-Platform changes issued
24th November 2016: UK Consumer Magazines changes issued
11th November 2016: Personal Identifier Question for 2017 published
View earlier changes.