Video-sharing platform (VSP) regulation
Ofcom's video-sharing platform framework: a guide for industryThis guide answers some questions you may have about our framework for regulating VSPs
Video-sharing platforms (VSPs) are a type of online video service which allow users to upload and share videos with the public.
Since 1 November 2020, UK-established VSPs must comply with new rules around protecting users from harmful videos.
In this section you'll find information about our approach to regulating VSPs, guidance on what to do as a VSP provider, a list of notified services and much more.
Statement: Proposals for the regulation of advertising on video-sharing platforms
Published 7 December 2021
Consultation: Regulation of advertising on video-sharing platforms
Published 26 May 2021
Guidance: Video-sharing platforms – who needs to notify to Ofcom?
Published 10 March 2021
Call for evidence: Video-sharing platform regulation
Published 16 July 2020