Submitting a Program

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Non-Members

Nevada County residents can submit content without being a member of  Nevada County Media.  Submissions will be scheduled in as filler at the discretion of NCM staff. Content MUST adhere to Public Access Guidelines. Contact us for details on how to upload your video.

  • A program (or video) must contain a title and some sort of credits.
  • Programs must begin with a message advising viewer discretion if they fall into these categories: (a) TV14 includes one or more of the following: intense violence, intense sexual situations, strong coarse language, or intensely suggestive dialogue. b) TVMA includes graphic violence, explicit sexual activity, or crude indecent language.
  • Programs CAN NOT contain any material that is libelous, slanderous or defamatory, that is an unlawful invasion of privacy, violates state, federal or copyright laws.
  • Programs created for Public Access CAN NOT contain commercial advertising that has a “call to action” message.

Nevada County Media Members

  • Members should submit their shows at least two (2) weeks in advance of the requested play date.
  • Members must schedule Live-to-air programming four (4) weeks before the scheduled airdate.
  • Uploading content is the responsibility of the creator.
  • For those wishing to deliver their content in person, a free use of a computer is provided to facilitate the upload.
  • The program creator accepts full responsibility for the content of the program/series. The program creator is responsible for obtaining all necessary waivers from individuals appearing in the program/series. 
  • All series submitters must be members and sign a Program Submission Agreement agreeing to submit a specific number of programs on specific dates. Failure to provide two (2) programs on time or if technical or content problems exist, the result may be the loss of the regularly scheduled time slot. Staff will make notification if a show is in jeopardy.
  • A program (or video) must contain a title and some sort of credits.
  • Programs must begin with a message advising viewer discretion if they fall into these categories: (a) TV14 includes one or more of the following: intense violence, intense sexual situations, strong coarse language, or intensely suggestive dialogue. b) TVMA includes graphic violence, explicit sexual activity, or crude indecent language.
  • Programs CAN NOT contain any material that is libelous, slanderous or defamatory, that is an unlawful invasion of privacy, violates state, federal or copyright laws.
  • Programs created for Public Access CAN NOT contain commercial advertising “call to actions”.
  • NCM is not responsible for dropped off content or maintaining a copy of your programs.
  • Air times for individual programs are scheduled at the discretion of NCM staff.
  • Every effort will be made to air your program on the date(s) and time (s) you request but no guarantee will be made.
  • Priority is given to government programs and programs produced by members within Nevada County.
  • NCM may re-broadcast any program at any time, use for non-commercial use, upload to NCMs Internet offerings and use excerpts for promotional purposes.
  • NCM reserves the right to pre-empt any program for the presentation of a “Special” production or another non-scheduled program.
  • The program creator MUST NOT represent themselves as NCM or that they are affiliated with NCM.