Submission Deadlines and Technical Specifications

All bookings (except Public Holidays) must reach SAFRA Radio as follows :

Copy Deadlines

  1. Copy scripts for vetting must reach SAFRA Radio no later than end of business day, four (4) days prior to air time. The specified lead-time excludes Saturday, Sundays and Public Holidays.

Deadline for submission of Commercial Materials

  1. Commercial tapes must be submitted to SAFRA Radio no later than end of business day, three (3) days prior to air time. The specified lead-time excludes Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays.

Collection of Materials

  1. All materials submitted will be disposed of after three (3) months unless prior arrangement has been made for collection.

Audio Medium

  1. Audio CD / Data CD / Internet Upload Link.

Aural Assessment

  1. The sound recorded shall be free from the following defects :
    • Harmonic Distortion
    • Wow and Flutter
    • Poor Tonal Range
    • Sibilance and Hiss
    • Extraneous Background Noise
    • Phase Problem due to dubbing or special effect errors

Digital Format

  1. wav file
    • 16 bit 44.1kHz linear PCM stereo Interleaved
    • programme Peak : -2dBFS

Identification

  1. The Advertising Agency, Client and Product should be clearly identified.
    Each track should be preceded by a voice identification stating length, language and SAFRA Radio job number if available.