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Compliance checklist for TV broadcasters (PDF, 170.9 KB)
TLCS Guidance Notes for Licensees (PDF, 190.0 KB)
DTPS/DTAS Guidance Notes for Licensees (PDF, 218.6 KB)
Note: guidance on how to apply is provided on our application page.
Guidance for religious bodies (PDF, 37.4 KB)
Guidance on the use of targeted advertising replacement and its effect on a television service's licensing status and licence requirements (PDF, 69.7 KB)
Guidance regarding the licensing position of television licensable content services broadcast into multiple territories (PDF, 52.9 KB)
Guidance regarding the 'provider of a broadcasting service' and 'sub-letting' of capacity (PDF, 46.1 KB)
FAQs on broadcasting and on demand services after the UK leaves the EU (PDF, 211.0 KB)
22 Feb 2019
6 Aug 2018
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19 Dec 2011
23 April 2019
Licence advertisements and application documents for radio broadcast licences.
18 April 2019
Fixed Terrestrial Links or Fixed Wireless Systems (FWS) refer to terrestrial based wireless systems, operating between two or more fixed points.
12 April 2019
The Broadcast and On Demand Bulletin reports on investigations into potential breaches of Ofcom’s codes and rules for TV, radio and video-on-demand programmes.
See broadcasting codes and other guidance notes.