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You'll find all the latest TV Licensing news right here in the Media Centre.

If you require any additional information, or to request a press release in Welsh, please email media.enquiries@tvlicensing.co.uk.

Latest press releases

10 June 2019
Over 75s need not take immediate action, says TV Licensing
TV Licensing customers over 75 will remain covered by a free TV licence until 31 May 2020.

Other news

03 May 2019
Students reminded to claim their TV Licence refund
Students moving home for the summer are being reminded by TV Licensing that they could be entitled to £50 in the form of a refund.
01 March 2019
Up to 300,000 can renew and save £4.00 off licence fee
Up to 300,000 households could save money by renewing their TV Licence promptly by 31 March 2019.
29 January 2019
Pub landlord reminder to avoid TV Licence penalty during Six Nations tournament
With rugby’s Six Nations Championship kicking off on 1st February, TV Licensing together with the British Institute of Innkeeping (BII) is advising all pub landlords and managers across the home nations to check they are covered by a TV licence if they plan to show the contest.
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TV Licensing facts

For TV Licensing facts and figures, please visit the TV Licensing Annual Review. You can find out how the licence fee is spent in the BBC Annual Report.

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Media enquiries

The TV Licensing press office is open Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 5.30pm. Journalists with media enquiries can contact us on our press office number: 020 8752 6606.

Out of Hours: A duty press officer is available outside these hours (8am to 10pm) for urgent media enquiries. Accredited members of the media may contact the above number and the duty press officer will return your call.

The TV Licensing press office inbox is regularly checked during opening hours. Enquiries will be responded to as quickly as possible.

The press office is unable to assist with customer enquiries. For customer service enquiries, contact us (in step 2 of the form click the 'Contact us' button at the bottom) or use 0300 790 6112.

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For regional press enquiries, please contact the relevant press office using the numbers below.

Midlands
0121 726 8384
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0113 880 0444
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028 9024 5691
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0141 229 7638
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029 2076 4100
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0203 787 7981

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