The G icon indicates a Guidance rating, or G-rating.
G-ratings are used on Channel 5, 5STAR, 5USA, 5Spike, My5 and Demand 5.
Next to the G icon, you'll see an explanation for the rating.
G-ratings are applied for a variety of reasons. These include:
- Strong language
- Scenes involving drug use
- Sexual scenes
- Violent scenes
- Flashing images
For more information, see the following topic: What do the Guidance labels on titles mean?
Watching G-rated content
To watch a G-rated show, you'll be asked to confirm your age and accept our Terms and Conditions. If you would like to restrict access to G-rated content, you can create a PIN.
For more information, see the following topic: Can I restrict which shows my children can watch?