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.
MEC Media services.

 

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Latest press releases

Eurovision viewers are ‘tribal’ about their reasons for watching the international songfest
Wed May 13 2015
Eurovision unites a curious band of different domestic ‘tribes’ in the big night of live viewing Eurovision, according to a survey conducted by TV Licensing.
Students can travel far on a TV Licence refund
Tues May 12 2015
TV Licensing is reminding students moving home for the summer they may be able to claim a refund, worth £36, on their licence. As students across the UK finish their exams and start planning for the break the extra cash could go towards making it a memorable summer.
TV Licensing and RNIB highlight half price Licence
Mon Apr 13 2015
Anybody who is registered as blind (severely sight impaired), or lives with someone who is, should make sure they are claiming a 50 per cent reduction on the cost of their TV Licence.