About Film Ratings

To help you understand the OFLC rating system for films in Australia, here is a brief guide.

The content is very mild and is suitable for the whole family.

The content is mild.

The content is moderate in impact.

The content is strong. Must be accompanied by a parent or adult guardian if under the age of 15. In their absence, Proof of Age ID is required by law.

Adult-Only, High Level Content. No one under the age of 18 is permitted into an R-rated screening. A valid ID is required by law.

Many movie posters now carry additional information specific to a film’s content, to help you better decide what is right for you and your family.