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We're the Advertising Standards Authority, the UK's independent regulator for advertising across all media, including online and in social media.

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@the_c00ler_king @lscprom @Conservatives @BorisJohnson The ads messages were intended to encourage people to be pre… https://t.co/WQo0akYvu6BBC News - Another Deliveroo TV ad banned for being misleading https://t.co/Vw5tJ7C0EM @the_c00ler_king @lscprom @Conservatives @BorisJohnson The Government announced its intention to pause this campaig… https://t.co/avERrWnINA @paulfromotley Of course, no problems at all Paul, please do.'Misleading' Deliveroo ad banned after attracting 300 complaints https://t.co/7feb6vdQSB via @telegraphnewsKatie Price slammed by Advertising Standards Authority for breaking Instagram rules by promoting gold iPhone https://t.co/LwSsnHULgY @ivormorgan @Deliveroo Interesting take, Ivor. 300 complainants (highly unusual in a 'misleadingness' case) think o… https://t.co/bM2ZFaLWRc @JoeF_E17 You're never too young to start.We've published our latest batch of rulings https://t.co/dbGYsX8oPm This week: Deliver-nooo!; the (Katie) Price isn… https://t.co/0iZZprSejl
12/4
2019
Under our consumer protection role, we hosted the @ASA_UK who provided guidelines & advice to NI energy suppliers &… https://t.co/ZTeLaTIbeE
Retweeted by ASAPanel with self-regulatory organisations @AdvertisingEASA event on trust in Influencer Marketing. IM self-regulator… https://t.co/LfQiRZH1Dh
Retweeted by ASABianca and David from the ASA @ASA_UK Advertising Standard Authority, and CAP, explain ethics in advertising to our… https://t.co/blAqfrTwho
Retweeted by ASA @Abipips Hi Abi. Thanks for getting in touch. It looks as though the material your mother received is party politic… https://t.co/lHXkoQSt8E
12/2
2019
@Wigapedia @GreggsOfficial Hi Colm. It's a bit more nuanced. Although in a specific case an influencer had 30K foll… https://t.co/BWSXQcZF7S
11/29
2019
Our colleagues @CAP_UK have launched a public consultation on amending existing rules around featuring children and… https://t.co/BwByRCemxF @audiolympics Hi, thanks for getting in touch. To lodge a complaint, please send us the details via our online form https://t.co/PJa5gIvt81
11/28
2019
@techiebabe Hi. Thanks for getting in touch. We're only seeing two rulings on our website (and listed in the email… https://t.co/dQsqQCoRQEWe've published our latest rulings https://t.co/dbGYsX8oPm Just the two this week. Find out more about the complain… https://t.co/ENSKO8VvsW
11/27
2019
@BethDerks Hi Anne-Beth, thanks for getting in touch. Political advertising was removed from our Code in 1997. This… https://t.co/JJmEgCnvkGIt's the final week to get your application in to join the ASA Council and Board. We work to keep ads legal, decent… https://t.co/YDTcSguEdv
11/25
2019
@MatOmbler @Conservatives Hi Mat. We can't comment on political ads designed to sway opinions for an election/refer… https://t.co/CZW0nvKP8YIt’s #RoadSafetyWeek! In that spirit, here are some pointers on how to ensure your motoring ads stay in the right l… https://t.co/P2h2JNPifq
Retweeted by ASA @flying_satsuma @Conservatives @jeremycorbyn Good morning. We can't comment on political communications as they don… https://t.co/dB99E727OE @tim_shep Hi Tim. We don't cover any material which is aimed at influencing people to vote a certain way in any ele… https://t.co/L6WKeLh7Qw
11/22
2019
We welcome this decision by the @ASA_UK as a step towards providing accurate and reliable information to women and… https://t.co/8UQcWgpexC
Retweeted by ASAAds for three prenatal genetic test firms banned for using misleading statistics https://t.co/5fT00TIq1BWe've published our latest batch of rulings https://t.co/dbGYsX8oPm which include an investigation of a poster for… https://t.co/mQi8cTjBzU
11/20
2019
In honour of #InternationalMensDay 2019, here’s some advice on a few issues that can affect men and boys in relatio… https://t.co/QsWBZTfPj2
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11/19
2019
@Darkness_1208 Thanks for getting in touch. To help us capture the information we need to assess this for you, plea… https://t.co/7HiKpsnhuf
11/15
2019
@nomoredefeats Hi Stokey mum, if you'd like us to look into this ad, we'd need some more details before we could ge… https://t.co/EHLMoaNpYo
11/14
2019
There's still two weeks left to apply for a position on the ASA Council. Play your part in keeping ads responsible.… https://t.co/nRa5qaxgjKSocial media ads encouraging children to get 'likes and followers' banned by watchdog https://t.co/ngraotjrJl via @telegraphnewsRead our latest batch of rulings https://t.co/dbGYsX8oPm Claims that a clothing product could improve posture; an a… https://t.co/4VSviACV2R
11/13
2019
@fornagainst Good morning. If you'd like to complain about this ad, we'll need a little more info from you please: https://t.co/2i1pWX01W7 @Htimsnalced @sainsburys Hi there. Using stereotypes in ads isn't illegal, but *harmful* gender stereotypes are a b… https://t.co/5NAIoVadqH
11/12
2019
Rein it in, deer! Read our article for advice on where the ASA has drawn the line when it comes to offence in Chris… https://t.co/nAuv0fmC4N
Retweeted by ASAMisleading Christmas advertising is Snow laughing matter! Read on for our pointers on how to avoid being on the ASA… https://t.co/smMZkFNUsD
Retweeted by ASA @Mattcatdog @MattHancock @Twitter Hi Matt. Thanks for getting in touch. To raise concerns about a misleading ad(s),… https://t.co/IrzdQcWyNP
11/11
2019
@MRickelton @guyparker2 @LibDems You're welcome. Your best bets are to contact the Electoral Commission and/or the party themselves. @JanChat56 @stormcab @Tesco Hi Jan. If you'd like us to look into this, you can pop some info into our online form… https://t.co/SOEgd64Ymd @MRickelton @guyparker2 @LibDems Hi Margaret. The rules we administer don't cover ads meant to sway opinion in poli… https://t.co/h2JIijV3oc @philaiston You are welcome to submit the ad to us alongside a description of what you find troubling, which we can… https://t.co/tl2m1BRWeV @holt_think @Channel4 Hi Simon. If you'd like us to look into this ad for you we'll need a little more info. Could… https://t.co/V9IRXKuUns
11/8
2019
@Entre_Adam @GamRegGB Hi Adam. If you could pop some details into our online form we'll be able to look into this a… https://t.co/Lka8pPEKJh @N1ckC @ChurchillRL Hi NC. If you'd like us to look into these ads, pop some details into our online form and we'll… https://t.co/XtP2UDqXbx
11/7
2019
Smoking-Help breaks the UK Ad Rules by making claims their “high-tech solution” and treatments using “phase kHz-sig… https://t.co/Mfn0nyVWldWe published 6 major rulings today. If you'd like to play your part in how we decide cases, and advertising regulat… https://t.co/kchwkQzL1e @Whatleydude @BrewDog Hi James. We've received complaints about this ad and are currently investigating. Until that… https://t.co/U0DOrvuxbu @MimminDove Hi Mimmin, your best bet is the Electoral Commission. The rules we implement don't cover political ads… https://t.co/IXud2qY51RFollowing this morning's DWP Ruling, we've been getting questions about our remit for political ads. We explained w… https://t.co/FJ6UWhWRkj"Universal Credit adverts banned as 'misleading'" - @BBCNews on today's Ruling: https://t.co/5hMEhr0dmd https://t.co/bwWVzIJB1bWe've published our latest batch of rulings https://t.co/dbGYsX8oPm Find out more about the ads that prompted compl… https://t.co/3HaDLiV2Pl
11/6
2019
Tomorrow, we’ll be hearing about advertising. At 10.30am in our first session will be we’ll be hearing from Lord Da… https://t.co/xeQGWfExKL
Retweeted by ASA @dannywallace Obviously we can't tell advertisers what to do, but more ads should probably feature drum solos...Happy Monday! Why not ease into the week with a podcast? We've published our latest Rulings podcast, delving into c… https://t.co/ljnckjnsSF
11/4
2019
Our latest podcast is out now! We've looked into rulings on harmful gender stereotypes, political ads and animal ri… https://t.co/5zRhNjLzfI @roxycampbell @skybingo @SuperLuckyDi Hi Roxy. This looks like something we can look into for you. Pop some details… https://t.co/8c17H9K02oGreat ASA Council roles @ASA_UK especially for someone with the desired Welsh experience #wales #welshhttps://t.co/uwXKvVDNUT
Retweeted by ASAWant to play your part in making ads responsible? We're recruiting for new members for the ASA Council. Find out mo… https://t.co/DU7ypqeHTkHouse raffle ads found to be ‘misleading’ https://t.co/OeNtzr8c2Z
11/1
2019
BBC News - Amazon's push for Prime sign-up 'misleading', says ASA https://t.co/YLMzRZ7ZIf @OliverLukePR Hi Ollie. Thanks for getting in touch. If you can send us the details via our online form… https://t.co/0wbnKlPHlA @zeno001 Gah! Good spot. Fixed!Amazon Prime ad banned for misleading customers https://t.co/OMVWLVQagH via @MailOnlineWe've published our latest batch of rulings https://t.co/dbGYsX8oPm down tools, find out why a building materials s… https://t.co/0QKV2mcprh
10/30
2019
Fantastic panel on improving responsibility and openness in digital advertising with @guyparker2, @europudding,… https://t.co/5JWnJ0eCpl
Retweeted by ASABVS Ltd breaks UK Ad Rules with unproven fuel efficiency and emissions reduction claims for their Tunit Advantage e… https://t.co/7bqwKmPWexWe've launched a call for evidence on children's ability to recognise online marketing communications. Recognising… https://t.co/UotJpbqrV2
10/24
2019
We’re receiving quite a few enquiries about Conservative party social media posts today. The posts in question are… https://t.co/APvUL3WtmL @EinsteinsAttic @OneTravel @NTSscamsteam Ads shouldn't mislead consumers about availability, exaggerate demand or p… https://t.co/L6kDq4ov8J @ASA_UK cracking down on more #InfluencerMarketing posts that are misleading! https://t.co/cO0e1DaY4i
Retweeted by ASA‘Brands and influencers must operate ethically’ – PRCA welcomes @ASA_UK ruling on #Instagram posts from influencers… https://t.co/6jhmIKaR61
Retweeted by ASAAdvertising watchdog says Katie Price Instagram weight loss ad is irresponsible https://t.co/sqHIlrTDX1 @paul_firmin Hi Paul. Yes, our rules extend to cover (UK) ads on mobile apps. If you've got any examples of ads you… https://t.co/I7JxQJsyWEBBC News - Katie Price, Lauren Goodger and Georgia Harrison Instagram posts banned https://t.co/uGeKNWHTGFWe've published our latest batch of rulings https://t.co/dbGYsX8oPm Key findings this week around ads for weight lo… https://t.co/w1NCsiZlOo
10/23
2019
@nested_in_uk @ad_association If you've got a particular ad in mind that you'd like us to look into, feel free to p… https://t.co/Z2HPpQWjaO @nested_in_uk @ad_association Hi Chirp, very broad question there! Estimates and assumptions yes, if they're qualif… https://t.co/EIA6EBMCJJ
10/21
2019
Walking a fine line? Read about the dos and don’ts of advertising Botox in our article here https://t.co/5X6LtcyHoP https://t.co/r02kSK2qK2
Retweeted by ASA @RobertsDJ @EG_Courier Hi Darren. If you'd like us to assess this for you we'll need a little more info please. Cou… https://t.co/4vIcdri4Pm
10/18
2019
While technically an American day, we’re appropriating #DictionaryDay to remind advertisers not to be ospimaths – l… https://t.co/uVU7YMTJEP @ASA_UK upholds complaint against Dead Man’s Fingers Hemp Rum for ads linking alcohol to illicit drugs and implying… https://t.co/wifDigxlig
Retweeted by ASABBC News - 'Send nudes' Boohoo ad banned after complaint https://t.co/ia6d92XooE @Vaibhav85898924 Hi, thanks for getting in touch. Our ruling https://t.co/CiOjlMW59k puts on the public record the… https://t.co/4Ip0iOWPfa @Pinksalt12 @Conservatives @BorisJohnson @Ofcom @labourpress It's likely that this would fall outside of the scope… https://t.co/u5r5SuCCHVThis week we've got cases on poor pricing, overt objectification, alarming alcohol ads and other alliterative thing… https://t.co/gEnOY5ql9P
10/16
2019
@ItYuks Hi, sorry for the late reply. We do have some rules in place around reviews/testimonials (3.45 onwards, lin… https://t.co/1MRjWY2u28 @jacquipedia @foodiequine @allanwin @BBCWatchdog Hi Jacqui. This looks like something we could look into for you. P… https://t.co/xz7NZEkXnd
10/15
2019
Our Director of Communications, Craig Jones, took part in a panel discussion @FestofMarketing yesterday to discuss… https://t.co/LT7FW8K2pBCongratulations to EASA Best Practice Awards 2019 winners! @ASA_UK, ARPP, Werberat, SEE, Ro and Autocontrol 🎉 Amazi… https://t.co/jkT7vSpMhX
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10/11
2019
Its #OmbudsDay today! It's an unusual name but an important service. An ombudsman is always free to use and as well… https://t.co/pB3aC0DWa3
Retweeted by ASA @RAAN_BERKS Thanks for getting in touch. We're afraid we don't accept complaints via Twitter. To lodge your concern… https://t.co/8frqTKgRLDToday is #OmbudsDay! The theme is Ombuds: Unusual name. Important service. To mark the day @OmbudAssoc members are… https://t.co/h32mHxmyB6
Retweeted by ASAThere are many ways to get involved with #WorldMentalHealthDay. Remember, our ad rules include protections for thos… https://t.co/LIpJ2pzpz0
10/10
2019
@theribman We appreciate your point/that argument, though in fairness, more often than not action (by whichever aut… https://t.co/EpBRcXiPjC @theribman It's not something we can look into though people can contact Twitter directly about material appearing… https://t.co/bUXnJVom85 @theribman Not really, Mark. We can only regulate what our rules cover. This explains things further https://t.co/CmuUD8oTVnWe can confirm that, having carefully considered complaints about a https://t.co/OXyHoYnvZV ad, the material falls… https://t.co/mm4Sw9xW6oWe’re making consumers aware of fraudulent activity targeted at customers seeking refunds from the tour operator, T… https://t.co/mxYxpT4c1M
10/9
2019

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