Alberta Film Classification office

This office rates films and trailers before they are released, licences distributors and gives information on film ratings.



Alberta Film Classification is the Government of Alberta office responsible for rating films before they are shown to the public. The mandate is to assist Albertans in making informed and responsible film choices. We operate under the Film and Video Classification Act and Regulations of the Province of Alberta.

Alberta Film Classification is responsible for:

Contact Alberta Film Classification

Phone: 780-427-2006 (Edmonton)

Fax: 780-427-0195


Toll free: dial 310-0000, then the number

Mailing address:
140, 4211 106 Street
Edmonton, Alberta T6J 6L7

Contact the Director

To contact Paul Pearson, Director, Arts Services:


Phone: 780-907-5516

Social media

You can see the latest Alberta film ratings as they are published by following us on Twitter at @abfilmratings.

Connect with us

We want to connect with Albertans interested in film content and ratings. Learn how you can get involved in film classification in Alberta.