Free television licences for people aged 75 and over
Phone 0845 603 6999
If you're aged 75 or over, you are entitled to benefit from a free television licence. The Government will pay for your television licence if you are aged 75 or over and have a television. The scheme is run by TV Licensing.
Find more information about free TV licences on the TV Licensing website. You can also phone the TV Licensing information helpline on 0845 603 6999. The line is open from 8.00am to 9.00pm, Monday to Friday, and 8.30am to 2.00pm on Saturday. You can also find details on Ceefax.