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Agency for Audio and Audiovisual Media Services (AVMU)

Competences of the Agency   The Agency for Audio and Audiovisual Media Services is an independent and independent non-profit regulatory body with the status of a legal entity with public authority. Pursuant to Article 6 of the Law on Audio and Audiovisual Media Services, the Agency has the following competences: - takes care of providing publicity in the work of broadcasters; - takes care of the protection and development of pluralism of audio and audiovisual media services, encourages and supports the existence of diverse, independent and independent audio and audiovisual media services; - undertakes measures in accordance with this Law in cases when the provisions of this Law or the regulations adopted thereunder and the terms and conditions of the licenses have been violated; - takes care of the protection of minors; - Adopts the acts deriving from this Law; - takes care of protecting the interests of the citizens in the field of audio-audiovisual media services; - establishes the existence of illegal media concentration; - decides on the granting, revocation or extension of the licenses for television or radio broadcasting; - undertakes measures for temporary restriction of the transmission and reception of audio and audiovisual media services from other states on the territory of the Republic of Macedonia in accordance with Article 45 of this Law; - adopts a list of events of great importance to the public of the Republic of Macedonia; - encourages media literacy; - supervises in accordance with Articles 28, 29 and 30 of this Law; - keep the registers determined by this law; - conducts research and analysis on specific issues in the field of audio and audiovisual media services, - Measures the viewership or listenability of the programs ie program services of the broadcasters from the Republic of Macedonia; - prescribes the manner of measuring the viewership or the service of the programs, ie program services of the broadcasters from the Republic of Macedonia, and - performs other activities determined by the Law on Audio and Audiovisual Media Services.
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  • Macedonia (FYROM)
  • Skopje