Dear British Broadcasting Corporation,
Can you please state to me the Law that says I have to pay you for a T.V License to watch a television set in the U.K ? I am not referring to the " Communications ACT 2003" as an Act is NOT law.
Leonard of the Harpin family
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Dear FOI Enquiries,
Thanks for your reply.
This is the information readily available on your website:
The requirement to hold a TV Licence and to pay a fee for it is mandated by law under the Communications Act 2003 and the Communications (Television Licensing) Regulations 2004 (as amended). It is an offence under section 363 of the Communications Act 2003 to watch live on any channel, TV service or streaming service, or use BBC iPlayer* on any device, without a valid TV Licence.?
As I have stated previously ALL Acts, Statutes and Legislations of H.M GOVERNMENT U.K LIMITED and H.M Parliament LIMITED require the CONSENT of the Governed to have the force of Law.
Is the above TRUE and Correct? If not- why not?
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