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Local TV Licensing

For local television licences: Guidance Notes, Application Form & Standard Form Licences


Local digital television programme services (L-DTPS) are individual services broadcast in specific local areas on Freeview (DTT) via the local television multiplex. Below, under Applying for an L-DTPS Licence, you will find information on how to apply for any L-DTPS licences currently advertised, including an Invitation to Apply and the relevant application documents. Applications (excepting any confidential information) and awards are also published below as they become available. Further information on the local television framework can be found in the stakeholders section of the website

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If you need help with your licence please contact the Ofcom Local Television Broadcast Licensing team. We prefer enquires by email in the first instance.