Citizen Services Film and Audio-visual Arts
|Name of Procedure:||Classification of films for commercial release|
|Objective:||Classification of films for commercial release in cinemas according to age groups|
|Regulations:||- LAW 55/2007 (LEY 55/2007), of 28 December, on Cinema (Spanish State Gazette (BOE) 29-12-2007). |
- ROYAL DECREE 2062/2008 (REAL DECRETO 2062/2008) of 12 December, implementing Law 55/2007 (Ley 55/2007), of 28 December, on Cinema (Spanish State Gazette (BOE) 12/01/2009).
- ORDER CUL/2834/2009 (ORDEN CUL/2834/2009), of 19 October, ruling on the regulations for application of Royal Decree 2062/2008 (Real Decreto 2062/2008), of 12 December, implementing Law 55/2007 (Ley 55/2007), of 28 December, on Cinema, concerning the recognition of the cost of a film and the investment by the producer, the establishment of the legal basis for state aid and the structure of the Administrative Register of Cinematographic and Audio-visual Companies (Spanish State Gazette (BOE) 24/10/2009).
- Law 2/2011 of 4 March, on the Sustainable Economy.
|Applicants:||- Production companies or distributors who own the rights to the commercial release of the films, registered in Section One and Two, respectively, of the ICAA Register of Companies.|
|How to begin:||Upon the application of the interested party|
|Limit date for beginning:||No limit date. |
This aid must be requested before marketing the film, giving enough time to study the documentation, see the film and classify it.
|Place of presentation:||In the Electronic register of the Ministry of Culture. |
At the General Register of the Ministry of Culture or at a register stipulated by Art.38.4 of Law 30/92 (Art.38.4 de la Ley 30/92), of 26 November on the Legal Regime of Public Administrations and the Common Administrative Procedure
|Ruling body:||General Director of the Instituto de la Cinematografía y de las Artes Audiovisuales (Institute of Cinematography and Audio-visual Arts)|
|Ruling will be made within:||1 month|
|Appeals:||Contentious-administrative appeal for review|