Free and reduced fee TV Licences

Can you get a reduced fee or free TV Licence?

A standard colour TV Licence costs £159. Some customers are eligible for a reduced fee or concessionary TV Licence.

How do you qualify for a free TV licence?

You can get a free TV Licence if:

You, as the licence holder, are 75 years or older
you, or your partner living at the same address, receive Pension Credit.

Are you eligible for a reduced fee licence?

As a resident of a residential care home, supported housing or sheltered accommodation you may be able to benefit from a concessionary TV Licence.

To find out more about the types of concessionary licences, please select one of the options below:

If none of the above apply to you, you will need to buy a TV Licence. Find out about different ways to pay.

Any other questions?

If you still have questions take a look at TV Licensing FAQs where you can find all the answers in one place.


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