Martin Lewis explains who exactly needs a BBC TV licence

An Post - An Post for postal, retail and financial Do I Need a TV Licence? Maybe Not, So Cancel and Save On top of watching TV as it happens, if you choose to record live TV to catch up later then you will need to have a TV licence. Again, this is on the BBC and all other TV channels as well. This isn’t just recording on your set-top box, but also if you record to DVD or onto VHS. How to Setup Your TV Licence [Online] Within 5 Minutes To setup your TV Licence you will need your address details and a payment method. The most convenient way to pay for your TV Licence is by DD. You can pay for it in advance, but then you will need to renew your TV Licence each year.

You don't pay the TV licence in order to watch BBC programmes, you pay it to watch ANY broadcast TV. Even if you are foreign, and only ever watch TV via satellite from your home country, you still need to pay the UK TV licence. So your 'side' doesn't exist You pay the TV licence …

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An Post - An Post for postal, retail and financial An Post - An Post for postal, retail and financial Do I Need a TV Licence? Maybe Not, So Cancel and Save On top of watching TV as it happens, if you choose to record live TV to catch up later then you will need to have a TV licence. Again, this is on the BBC and all other TV channels as well. This isn’t just recording on your set-top box, but also if you record to DVD or onto VHS. How to Setup Your TV Licence [Online] Within 5 Minutes To setup your TV Licence you will need your address details and a payment method. The most convenient way to pay for your TV Licence is by DD. You can pay for it in advance, but then you will need to renew your TV Licence each year. What can I watch without paying for a TV licence? | ITV News