List of Guidelines - March 1998

Introduction

ICSTIS Guidelines are intended to advise the premium rate services industry on how the Committee interprets or applies provisions in the ICSTIS Codes of Practice. Service providers seeking clarity about the application of any Code provision to a particular service are strongly advised to contact the Secretariat before starting to operate the service.

The following guidelines are currently available:

  1. Competition legality
  2. Children's services
  3. List of service categories which require prior permission from ICSTIS to operate
  4. Guidelines for service providers applying for permission to provide live conversation services
  5. Guidelines for service providers applying for permission to provide non-live services
  6. How claims for compensation for calls to live services are handled
  7. Sex advice services
  8. Compensation scheme arrangement for live services