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#TV licence

# tv-licence - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Want your say on the new Broadcast Charge? The consultation period is now open
# New Charge
From TheJournal.ie
# New Charge

Want your say on the new Broadcast Charge? The consultation period is now open

Aug 27th 2013, 1:00 AM 11,935 Views 138 Comments

The new charge is due to come in at the start of 2015 and will replace the current TV licence.

# tv-licence - Monday 26 August, 2013

New legislation could force landlords to hand over tenants' details
# Broadcasting Charge
From TheJournal.ie
# Broadcasting Charge

New legislation could force landlords to hand over tenants' details

Aug 26th 2013, 10:00 PM 14,062 Views 117 Comments

Under plans for the new Broadcasting Charge, the Department of Communications is proposing new laws that could oblige property owners to hand over renters’ names.

# tv-licence - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Public Service Broadcasting Charge to be introduced in January 2015
# Telly
From TheJournal.ie
# Telly

Public Service Broadcasting Charge to be introduced in January 2015

Jul 17th 2013, 5:21 PM 13,602 Views 177 Comments

The new charge will replace the television licence fee.

# tv-licence - Sunday 23 June, 2013

Poll: Would an increase in TV licence inspections encourage you to pay it?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Would an increase in TV licence inspections encourage you to pay it?

Jun 23rd 2013, 11:15 AM 10,074 Views 93 Comments

During 2012, 272 people were jailed for not paying the charge.

# tv-licence - Saturday 22 June, 2013

The most common excuses Irish people give for not paying their tv licence
# Excuses Excuses
From TheJournal.ie
# Excuses Excuses

The most common excuses Irish people give for not paying their tv licence

Jun 22nd 2013, 5:00 PM 33,573 Views 79 Comments

“Oh, I don’t live here, I’m just visiting a friend.”

# tv-licence - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Video: This is an actual excuse someone gave for not paying their TV licence
# Pay Up
From TheJournal.ie
# Pay Up

Video: This is an actual excuse someone gave for not paying their TV licence

Jun 19th 2013, 7:50 AM 20,600 Views 79 Comments

The UK equivalent of the TV licence inspectors have come up with a novel way of making sure people pay their licence.

# tv-licence - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Almost 11,500 people in court for not paying TV licence
# No Excuses
From TheJournal.ie
# No Excuses

Almost 11,500 people in court for not paying TV licence

Jun 4th 2013, 10:40 AM 28,995 Views 151 Comments

The maximum fine for a first offence in the case of non-payment of a TV licence is €1,000.

# tv-licence - Friday 31 May, 2013

New broadcasting charge won’t be used to save ailing newspapers
# Broadcasting Charge
From TheJournal.ie
# Broadcasting Charge

New broadcasting charge won’t be used to save ailing newspapers

May 31st 2013, 7:40 PM 9,522 Views 57 Comments

Pat Rabbitte says the replacement for the TV licence needs to ensure minimal standards for RTÉ, and can’t save other media.

# tv-licence - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Oireachtas agenda: Organ donation, terrorist financing and TV licences
# Leinster House
From TheJournal.ie
# Leinster House

Oireachtas agenda: Organ donation, terrorist financing and TV licences

Apr 18th 2013, 7:40 AM 4,108 Views 13 Comments

The Public Accounts Committee will today examine how TV licence fees were distributed in 2011.

# tv-licence - Sunday 23 September, 2012

Column: I love RTÉ, but I don’t want an internet tax to pay for it
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Column: I love RTÉ, but I don’t want an internet tax to pay for it

Sep 23rd 2012, 8:30 AM 110 Views 114 Comments

Is the ‘household broadcasting charge’ really the best we can do to support the Irish media, asks Paul Quigley.

# tv-licence - Sunday 12 February, 2012

Poll: Should other media be funded through the new 'broadcasting charge'?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Should other media be funded through the new 'broadcasting charge'?

Feb 12th 2012, 1:31 PM 4,431 Views 67 Comments

The government wants to replace the TV licence, potentially funding broadcasters other than RTÉ. Should it go further?

# tv-licence - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Independent radio stations praise calls for 'broadcasting charge'
# Broadcasting
From TheJournal.ie
# Broadcasting

Independent radio stations praise calls for 'broadcasting charge'

Jan 19th 2012, 5:30 PM 3,691 Views 26 Comments

The Independent Broadcasters of Ireland wants the new revenue to be split among other broadcasters, not just RTÉ.

Poll: Should a broadcasting charge replace the TV licence?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Should a broadcasting charge replace the TV licence?

Jan 19th 2012, 9:30 AM 8,100 Views 200 Comments

A new household-based charge is being proposed by Government to address TV licence evasion and the use of online television viewing. What do you think, is it a good idea?

Government considers household charge to replace TV licence fee
# Household Charge II
From TheJournal.ie
# Household Charge II

Government considers household charge to replace TV licence fee

Jan 19th 2012, 8:45 AM 7,186 Views 136 Comments

Communications Minister Pat Rabbitte wants to target some 15 per cent of people who evade the TV licence or may watch television online instead.

# tv-licence - Monday 30 May, 2011

"You'll be back from prison in time for your dinner" - What really happens when you don't pay your TV licence
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

"You'll be back from prison in time for your dinner" - What really happens when you don't pay your TV licence

May 30th 2011, 5:35 PM 356 Views 25 Comments

As figures reveal that more than 540 people were jailed last year for defaulting on fines, a Journal.ie reader reveals that she was told by a garda that if she went to prison for not paying a fine she’d be out that afternoon and could spend the money in the shops.

# tv-licence - Friday 6 May, 2011

One in five Irish people watch TV regularly on a computer
# Mobile Tv
From TheJournal.ie
# Mobile Tv

One in five Irish people watch TV regularly on a computer

May 6th 2011, 12:48 PM 1,243 Views 0 Comments

Despite change in how people watch TV shows, survey finds 60 per cent are not in favour of Universal Household Charge.

# tv-licence - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

Goverment may axe TV licence...and replace it with a new household charge
# TV Licence
From TheJournal.ie
# TV Licence

Goverment may axe TV licence...and replace it with a new household charge

Apr 6th 2011, 9:34 AM 1,815 Views 0 Comments

Even if you don’t have a TV, you may soon have to start contributing to RTE’s output.