Rulings (185)
  • Person(s) unknown

    • Upheld
    • Social media (own site)
    • 01 December 2021

    A Facebook post for an alcohol delivery service was banned for encouraging excessive drinking and anti-social behaviour.

  • The Belvedere Clinic Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Social media (own site)
    • 01 December 2021

    An Instagram post promoting a health clinic was banned for irresponsibly advertising an offer for cosmetic surgery limited to the first 50 applicants, which created an undue sense of urgency for consumers.

  • The Hut.com Ltd

    • Upheld in part
    • Internet (video)
    • 01 December 2021

    A YouTube ad for a skincare company’s subscription box was banned for not communicating all significant information related to the availability of products.

  • The Hut.com Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Internet (website content)
    • 01 December 2021

    A website ad for a skincare company’s promotion was banned for not making all significant conditions of the promotion sufficiently clear.

  • AppQuantum Publishing Ltd

    • Upheld
    • App (paid ad)
    • 24 November 2021

    An in-app ad for a mobile app game was banned for trivialising and condoning domestic violence against women.

  • Class Delta Ltd t/a abnormal

    • Upheld
    • Internet (website content), Social media (own site)
    • 24 November 2021

    A website and an Instagram post for a nutrition drinks company was banned for stating that their products and packaging were plastic-free and had zero plastic when they contained components that did not meet those criteria.

  • Green Flag Ltd

    • Not upheld
    • Television
    • 24 November 2021

    A TV ad for Green Flag breakdown cover was not found to be offensive for alluding to the use of expletives.

  • Jet2holidays Ltd

    • Not upheld
    • Website (own site)
    • 24 November 2021

    Holiday listings appearing on the Jet2holidays website were not found to be misleading.

  • TMC Media Group AG t/a ukfitnessdirect.co.uk

    • Upheld
    • Internet (website content)
    • 24 November 2021

    Product listings for an online fitness store were banned for advertising products that could not be purchased on their website by consumers.

  • Motorway Online Ltd t/a Motorway.co.uk

    • Upheld
    • Television, VOD
    • 17 November 2021

    A TV ad and a video on demand (VOD) ad for a used car selling service was banned for condoning irresponsible driving.

  • Verisure Services (UK) Ltd t/a Verisure

    • Upheld in part
    • Social media (paid ad), Internet (website content)
    • 17 November 2021

    A paid-for Facebook ad and a website ad for an alarm system was banned for making a misleading discount claim.

  • 888 UK Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Website (ad feature)
    • 10 November 2021

    A website advertorial for a slot machine app was banned for misleadingly implying that offers were time-limited and for making other misleading claims.

  • Cazoo Ltd

    • Not upheld
    • Website (own site)
    • 10 November 2021

    A website ad for a car retailer was not found to be misleading.

  • Verisure Services (UK) Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Television
    • 10 November 2021

    A TV ad for house security alarms and cameras was banned for stating that burglaries increased during the summer holiday period without adequate evidence to support the claim.

  • Ellanoir Luxury Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Website (own site)
    • 03 November 2021

    An ad for a furniture company was banned for misleading shipping claims.

  • Learning Group Ltd t/a Montessori Tutors

    • Upheld
    • Website (own site)
    • 03 November 2021

    We banned an ad for a tutoring service over misleading claims about potential earnings.

  • Open Media Group Ltd t/a Peace of Mind Funerals

    • Upheld
    • Website (ad feature)
    • 03 November 2021

    A banner ad around funeral costs was banned for misleading claims, and failing to make clear commercial intent.

  • Pharmica Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Search (paid)
    • 03 November 2021

    An ad for erectile dysfunction pills was banned for advertising prescription-only medicines.

  • Vir Health Ltd t/a Numan

    • Upheld
    • Search (paid)
    • 03 November 2021

    We banned an ad for advertising prescription-only medicines for erectile dysfunction.

  • YourZooki Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Website (own site)
    • 03 November 2021

    An ad for Vitamin C supplements was banned for claiming it contained liposomes.