MOVIE RATINGS

Below are the common classifications for New Zealand films. For more information visit the Office of Film and Literature Classification website.


Unrestricted labels

Ratings are assigned to unrestricted films.

Suitable for General Audiences.
Parental Guidance Recommended for Younger Viewers.
Suitable for Mature Audiences 16 Years and over.

Restricted Classifications

The Classification Office classifies all films containing restricted material. Photo ID is required for all customers who are around the restricted age. It is illegal to show the film to people below the restricted rating age. Academy operates a strict no I.D no service policy.

Restricted to persons 16 years and over unless accompanied by a Parent / Guardian.
Restricted to persons 15 years and over. It is illegal to show the film to people below this age.
Restricted to persons 16 years and over. It is illegal to show the film to people below this age.
Restricted to persons 18 years and over. It is illegal to show the film to people below this age.