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  • New report on the recognition system

    The Press Recognition Panel (PRP) has published its latest report on the UK’s system of independent press regulation. The report states that there is currently one approved press regulator – IMPRESS – and that the recognition system does not currently cover all significant relevant publishers. Some publishers continue to resist joining the recognition...

  • Legal appeal against our decision to recognise IMPRESS dropped

    The News Media Association (NMA) has abandoned its appeal of a High Court judgement that upholds the PRP's decision to recognise IMPRESS as an approved regulator. On 25 October 2016, following a detailed and thorough assessment, our independent Board determined that IMPRESS meets the 29 criteria in our Royal Charter. This means that, among other things, IMP...

  • Call for information on the first cyclical review of IMPRESS

    We have launched a public call for information on the first cyclical review of IMPRESS' recognition as an approved regulator. The PRP was created following the Leveson Inquiry as part of the new system of regulatory oversight to ensure the freedom of the press whilst also protecting the interests of the public. In October 2016, following a detailed and tho...

  • Share your views on the recognition system

    We’ve launched a public call for information to gather views on the extent to which the recognition system has succeeded in its aims. The PRP was created following the Leveson Inquiry as part of a new system of regulatory oversight to ensure the freedom of the press whilst also protecting the interests of the public. Our Charter requires us to report annu...

  • Our new Privacy Statement

    We have published a new Privacy Statement ahead of the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into force on 25 May 2018. The statement explains how we collect, store and handle your personal data. We will not share your details with any other parties. Please sign up to our mailing list for occasional updates about our work. If you have any qu...