The Press Council exists to protect citizens from abuse in print and online media, and in this way increase the quality of journalism in Serbia.
The Press Council monitors the observance of the Journalist’s Code of Ethics in print and online media, resolves complaints made by individuals and institutions related the contents of those media.
The Complaints Commission of the Press Council decides on complaints made against texts, photos and other contents of print media, their websites, internet portals and news agencies. The Commission is here to help you and its services are free. You will wait for the Commission's decision no more than 45 days after the Council has received a complaint.
The Press Council also aggrieved individuals, institutions and editorial staff, issues public warnings in cases when determined that the violation of ethical standards as defined by the Journalist’s Code of Ethics has occurred. The Press Council is engaged in the education of media professional to act in accordance with the Journalist’s Code of Ethics and works to strengthen the role of media in Serbia.