The Reporting Standards are the industry-agreed rules to which ABC data or ABC process audits are prepared and reported.

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  • 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.

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18th June 2015: UK Regional Publication, UK Business Magazine, UK Consumer Magazine and Digital Publication changes issued

26th May 2015: ROI Consumer Magazines, ROI Paid Newspaper & ROI Free Letterbox changes issued

25th March 2015: UK Consumer Magazine and UK Regional Publications changes issued

9th March 2015: Business Event changes issued


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