Media Standards Trust proposes major reform of Press Complaints Commission

The MST has today submitted proposals to make the existing system of press self-regulation more effective, more accountable and more transparent while maintaining the key principles of self-regulation.

‘Can independent self-regulation keep standards high and preserve press freedom?’, submitted today to the Press Complaints Commission’s independent governance review, contains 28 recommendations for reform, supported by a survey commissioned specially for the submission and conducted by Ipsos MORI.

For full details, download: Can independent self-regulation keep standards high and preserve press freedom? (.pdf)