A Source’s Guide to Reporting

Updated September 2023

When you interview a member of the public for a news story, it’s important to ensure they’re well informed about what it means to talk to a reporter. This card can be printed and handed out to a source to help them understand and remember their role in the news. There’s even a space for the reporter to write in their contact information!

There are three versions available for PDF download below, with different details for TV, radio, and text reporting.