You need a television licence to use any television-receiving equipment including TV set, set-top box, video or DVD recorder, PC or mobile phone to watch or record programmes as they are being broadcasted. This includes foreign broadcasts.
There are television concessions available to:
Details on the criteria and how to apply are available from TV Licensing (see 'Useful website') – call them on 0300 790 6131.
Download a factsheet from Age Scotland partner Age UK.
Television licence concessions (PDF 146 KB)
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