Who we are

'TV Licensing' is a trade mark of the BBC and is used under licence by companies contracted by the BBC to administer the collection of the television licence fees and enforcement of the television licensing system.

The BBC is a public authority in respect of its television licensing functions and retains overall responsibility.

Responsibilities of TV Licensing contracted companies

Responsibilities of TV Licensing contracted companies

Capita Business Services Ltd Administration and enforcement of the TV Licence fee.
PayPoint Plc Over-the-counter payment services in the UK mainland and in Northern Ireland.
Post Office Over-the-counter payment services in the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands.
Proximity London Ltd Marketing and printing services.
Havas Media Media services.

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Latest press releases

TV Licensing: Avoid a scrum for licences ahead of Six Nations conclusion
Fri Mar 17 2017
Rugby fans from across the UK and Ireland are expected to flock to their local pub or rugby club to catch a piece of the action and cheer on their local heroes.
Hairdressers given TV Licensing reminder
Mon Feb 27 2017
Salon managers who attempt to cut corners when styling hair by not buying a TV Licence could be risking having a 'brush' with their local magistrate, which is why TV Licensing is urging managers to ensure their business is correctly licensed.
TV Licensing reminder for community runs pubs
Mon Jan 23 2017
Several communities have risen to the challenge of saving their ‘local’ with 40 groups already successfully taking on ownership of their pubs. A further 1,250 have been listed as ‘assets of community value’ which demonstrates the vital role pubs play in daily life.
 

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