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The applicant should submit a written application to the local radio and television administrative departments above the county level, step by step, after examination, SARFT approval, to receive "radio and television transmission services license (wireless)."


Required Documents[edit]

  • The applicant, the legal personality of copies
  • Radio and TV transmission service request form
  • The transmission coverage approach to be adopted, the scope, content and service areas
  • Technical solutions and technical security mechanisms
  • The financial security and sources
  • The lawful origin broadcast television signals, transmission, transmission range proved
  • The people's government agreed to conduct business documents

Office Locations & Contacts[edit]

The State Administration of Radio, Film and Television
Address: Street, Xicheng District, Beijing Fuxing outside the 2nd
Zip Code: 100866
E-mail: [email protected]
Local authorities



The following organizations can apply for "radio and television transmission services license (wireless)":

  • by the SARFT approved the establishment of radio and television organizations;
  • Broadcasting and Television Group (General Station) and affiliated agencies by SARFT approved the establishment;
  • having a wireless radio and television transmission coverage of state-owned or state-holding capacity of institutions.


Explain the fees structure which is required for obtaining the certificate/document.


License is valid for four years.

Documents to Use[edit]

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Sample Documents[edit]

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Processing Time[edit]

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Related Videos[edit]

Videos explaining the procedure or to fill the applications. 
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Please remove the "&" inside the tags during implementation.
Website = allocine, blip, dailymotion, facebook, gametrailers, googlevideo, html5, metacafe, myspace, revver, 
sevenload, viddler, vimeo, youku, youtube
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Radio and television administrative department of the State Council is responsible for developing the national radio stations, television stations set up planning, determining radio stations, total stations, layout and structure.

Required Information[edit]

  • Production facility Name
  • Economic nature
  • Ground Site
  • Legal Representative
  • Phone
  • Zip Code
  • Fax
  • Total
  • Liquidity
  • Fixed assets


Need for the Document[edit]

Network television is a system of providing various channels to the consumers directly to their television through the air, which uses radio waves.

A network can also be said to be a distribution network for TV content, which has a central operation system.

Information which might help[edit]

Television establishment, merger, should meet the following conditions

  • there is compliance with the national radio and television broadcasting and industrial development planning and relevant national and industry standards;
  • there are radio and television professionals, technical equipment and necessary place in line with state regulations;
  • have the necessary infrastructure and stable funding guarantee funds;
  • there is a clear channel positioning and transmission coverage determination;
  • covering methods and technical parameters of the transmission line with the national radio and TV transmission network planning.

Other uses of the Document/Certificate[edit]

Please explain what are other uses of obtaining this document/certificate.
e.g. Birth Certificate can be used as proof of identity.

External Links[edit]

Radio and television coverage of wireless transmission network management approach

The State Administration of Radio, Film and Television

Beijing Radio and Television News Publishing Bureau


More information which might help people.