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Reconsultation: Channel 4 Licence Renewal

Published: 19 July 2024

Ofcom is consulting on a revised proposal for Channel 4’s Made outside England (‘MoE’) quotas for hours and spend.

Regulating Channel 5

Published: 18 June 2024

Information about how we regulate Channel 5 in the UK, including our latest reports and reviews.

Regulating Channel 4

Published: 18 June 2024

Information about how we regulate Channel 4 in the UK, including our latest reports and reviews.

Regulating Channel 3

Published: 18 June 2024

Information about how we regulate Channel 3 in the UK, including our latest reports and reviews.

Relicensing of the Channel 3 and Channel 5 licences

Published: 1 March 2024

Last updated: 1 March 2024

Information on the renewal of the Channel 3 and Channel 5 licences, in time for the start of the next licence period in 2025.

Determination of financial terms for the Channel 3 and Channel 5 licences

Published: 1 March 2024

We have decided to renew the Channel 3 and Channel 5 licences for a further ten years.

What is the Media Bill and what does it mean for Ofcom?

Published: 26 February 2024

Explanation of the Media Bill and how it will affect broadcasters, streaming services, and Ofcom's role as media regulator.

Media Bill: Ofcom’s roadmap to regulation

Published: 26 February 2024

Our plans for putting the Media Bill into practice when it becomes law.

Consultation: Channel 4 licence renewal

Published: 6 December 2023

Ofcom is consulting on proposals for a new licence for Channel 4, ahead of its current licence expiring on 31 December 2024.

Understanding what people in the UK need from public service media

Published: 13 November 2023

The annual Public Service Media tracker explores UK adults’ satisfaction, attitudes and opinions towards Public Service Broadcasters as well as their on-demand services.

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