AB & Copy Deadlines

 2016 Early May & Spring Bank Holidays - Copy & Instructions Delivery Timetable
Airdate Copy Instructions By  Copy Delivery By
Tues 26th April 21st April 21st April
Wed 27th April 22nd April 22nd April
Thur 28th April 25th April 25th April
Fri 29th April 26th April 26th April
Sat 30th April 27th April 27th April
Sun 1st  May 27th April 27th April
Mon 2nd May ** 27h April 27th April
Tues 3rd May 27th April 27th April
Tues 24th May 19th May 19th May
Wed 25th May 20th May 20th May
Thur 26th May 23rd May 23rd May
Fri 27th May 24th May 24th May
Sat 28th May 25th May 25th May
Sun 29th May 25th May 25th May
Mon 30th May ** 25th May 25th May
Tues 31st May 25th May 25th May


** Bank Holiday    

 Copy Instructions should be supplied at least 2 clear working days before transmission.

Copy should be delivered at least 2 clear working day before transmission to avoid a late delivery surcharge.

Standard VoD campaigns between April 30th - May 4th, copy, rotations & tracking tags by April 25th  

Standard VoD campaigns between May 28th - June 2nd, copy, rotations & tracking tags by May 24th  


These deadlines have been agreed by: ITV, Sky Media, Channel 4, & Turner Broadcasting
Agencies with clients for whom the indicated deadlines cannot be met should contact indiviual broadcasters to obtain their agreement. To comply with these deadlines please ensure additional time is factored in for Clearcast approval.     


Channel 4 2017 AB deadlines













Tuesday 1st Novemeber 2016

Tuesday 29th Novemeber 2016

Wednesday 4th January 2017

Tuesday 31st January 2017

Tuesday28th Febuary 2017

Tuesday 4th April 2017

Wednesday 3rd May 2017

Tuesday 6th June 2017

Tuesday 4th July 2017

Tuesday 1st August 2017

Tuesday 5th September

Tuesday 3rd October 2017