Television Broadcast Licensing Update July 2011

Television services licensed in this period

Licence Type Licensee Service Name
TLCS APGO Media Limited AP TV
RSLE-E Kangaroo TV Europe Limited Kangaroo TV Formula 1
TLCS Plus Media TR Limited Sipsak TV
TLCS Plus Media TR Limited Derman TV
TLCS Plus Media TR Limited Popturk TV
DTAS Reach TV Limited Vision; Stream; Connect
DTPS UK Channel Management Limited Really


Full contact details (by channel name) are available on Ofcoms website under Ofcom Licensing / Television Broadcast Licensing.

Television services that have ceased to be licensed (handed back or revoked) in this period

The following services are no longer licensed.

The relevant licence is either:

  • no longer required by the licensee so has been handed back, or the service has been removed from a licence covering multiple services, or;
  • revoked as a matter of routine (usually for non-payment of the annual licence fee).
  • the licensee ceases to exist (has been liquidated or become dissolved)
Licence Type Licensee Service Name
RTSL-E Kangaroo TV Europe Limited Kangaroo TV Formula 1
TLCS Majestic TV (Ireland) Limited Buzz TV
TLCS Natural Wellness UK Limited Veria TV
RTSL-E Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication Ravensbourne 2011 DTT
TLCS Regis 3 Limited JML Active


Ofcom can also revoke licences for a number of reasons relating to the conditions of the licence. In such cases Ofcom will normally publish a statement setting out the
reasons for the revocation.

Licence transfers

The following licence has been transferred to a new company who is now the legal licensee.

Licence Type Previous Licensee New Licensee Service Name
TLCS Alexander Poultney Limited Mushroom TV Limited Lava *
TLCS Jetix Europe Limited The Walt Disney Co. Limited Disney XD (Scandinavia)


*see service name change below

Service Name Changes

The following TLCS licensees have changed the name of their service.

Licence Type Licensee Previous Service Name New Service Name
TLCS MTV Networks Europe MTVNHD (Europe) MTV Live HD Euro
TLCS Mushroom TV Limited Lava Greatest Hits TV*
TLCS Plus Media TR Limited Bursa Spor HTV
TLCS Plus Media TR Limited HTV Genc TV


*see service name change above

TLCS - Television Licensable Content Service Licence
DTPS - Digital Television Programme Service Licence
DTAS - Digital Television Additional Service Licence
RTSL-E Restricted Television Service Licence (Event)