We now have the copy delivery, instruction and approval timetable which has been agreed by Channel 4, ITV, Sky and WarnerMedia for the 2021 August Bank Holiday. See below for the copy deadlines for both Linear and VOD campaigns.
For VoD campaigns running between 30th August – 1st September 2021, all copy, rotations, tracking tags & copy changes need to be received by EOP 19th August 2021.
Deadlines for Linear campaigns:
|Linear Airdate||Instructions Before||Delivery Before||Approval Before|
|Tues 24th Aug||19th Aug||19th Aug||19th Aug|
|Wed 25th Aug||20th Aug||20th Aug||20th Aug|
|Thur 26th Aug||23rd Aug||23rd Aug||23rd Aug|
|Fri 27th Aug||24th Aug||24th Aug||24th Aug|
|Sat 28th Aug||25th Aug||25th Aug||25th Aug|
|Sun 29th Aug||25th Aug||25th Aug||25th Aug|
|Mon 30th Aug**||25th Aug||25th Aug||25th Aug|
|Tues 31st Aug||25th Aug||25th Aug||25th Aug|
** Bank Holiday – Clearcast closed
To comply with these deadlines please ensure additional time is factored in for Clearcast approval.
Approval should be before or by the delivery date, please be aware that two clear working days are required for video approval and we always advise you to leave at least two weeks for full clearance.
For questions about this, or anything else, please get in touch at email@example.com.