TV Licence

Phone this contact number 0300 790 6144 for TV Licence payments and enquiries about rules concerning receiving broadcasts.

Complaints about TV Licence collection, or requests for customer service if you believe you’ve been wrongly charged, may be sent by post: TV Licensing, Darlington, DL98 1TL.

The TV Licence is a compulsory payment which receivers of television broadcasts in the UK must pay. It funds Britain’s public broadcaster, the BBC, with a smaller amount going to Channel 4. With more people than ever using the Internet to receive programmes, a future overhaul appears likely.