Melbourne's FOX fm breached the Commercial Radio Australia Codes of Practice 2004 by broadcasting the words of an identifiable person without that person’s consent.

The ACMA received a complaint in relation to the broadcast of a segment of the program The Matt and Jo Show broadcast by Melbourne FOX fm on 22 April 2008. The complainant alleged that a conversation between her and her boyfriend, which she believed to be private, was recorded and that this conversation was broadcast by FOX fm the following day without her consent. Related ACMA article