China - Apply for Overseas TV License
- 1 Procedure
- 2 Required Documents
- 3 Office Locations & Contacts
- 4 Eligibility
- 5 Fees
- 6 Validity
- 7 Documents to Use
- 8 Sample Documents
- 9 Processing Time
- 10 Related Videos
- 11 Instructions
- 12 Required Information
- 13 Need for the Document
- 14 Information which might help
- 15 Other uses of the Document/Certificate
- 16 External Links
- 17 Others
To use existing or set up a dedicated satellite ground receiving facilities to receive foreign television programs transmitted via satellite units, shall submit a written application to the provincial authorities for examination and approval by the applicant newspaper of the province, autonomous region, municipalities radio and Television Department (Bureau) for approval. Radio and Television Department (bureau) approval is granted, "satellite ground receiving facilities to receive television programs transmitted via foreign satellites License" (hereinafter referred to as the "License"), reported by the approving authority of Radio, Film and Television, Ministry of Public Security, the National Security record.
- Application form signed by the legal representative of the applicant organization, including: the agency profiles, establish the purpose, the name of China offices in China, the presence (chief representative), business scope, duration office address.
- The applicant organization in the host country (land) proof of legal existence.
- Credit certificate issued by the bank.
- The appointment of the chief representative offices in China and representatives of the legal representative of the power of attorney signed by the applicant, the chief representative and representatives of resume and copies of identity documents.
Office Locations & Contacts
People's Republic of China Ministry of Public Security
Address: No. 14 East Chang An Avenue,
Beijing Zip: 100741
Contacts for Municipal Public Security Bureaus of China
Education, research, news, financial, economic, trade and other business units indeed due to work required need to apply for the use of existing satellite ground receiving facility or set up a dedicated satellite ground receiving facilities to receive foreign satellite transmission TV programs.
Resident aliens foreign hotel (Hotel), apartments do need to provide international finance, Business and other economic information services need to apply settings to receive television programs devoted to foreign satellite transmission of satellite ground receiving facilities.
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Documents to Use
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Videos explaining the procedure or to fill the applications. Attach videos using the following tag <&video type="website">video ID|width|height<&/video&> from external websites. Please remove the "&" inside the tags during implementation. Website = allocine, blip, dailymotion, facebook, gametrailers, googlevideo, html5, metacafe, myspace, revver, sevenload, viddler, vimeo, youku, youtube width = 560, height = 340, Video ID = Can be obtained from the URL of webpage where the video is displayed. e.g In the following url "http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y0US7oR_t3M" Video ID is "Y0US7oR_t3M".
Application for using the existing satellite ground receiving facilities or install special ground satellite receiving facilities to receive television programs transmitted via foreign satellites, shall meet the following conditions:
- operations of the unit there to receive television programs transmitted via foreign satellites necessary;
- determine the direction of reception and viewing the contents of the target range;
- technical equipment in line with national standards;
- a full-time qualified management personnel;
- has a sound management system.
- Agency profiles
- Establish the purpose
- The name of China offices in China
- The presence (chief representative)
- Business scope
- Duration office address
Need for the Document
Overseas TV License is used in order to strengthen the satellite ground receiving facilities to receive television programs transmitted via foreign satellites in the management, protection of foreign economic, technological and cultural exchanges, and promoting socialist material civilization and spiritual civilization, to develop this approach.
Information which might help
Provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities radio and Television Department (Bureau) is responsible for the administrative district of satellite ground receiving facilities to receive the transfer of the management of foreign satellite television programs.
Other uses of the Document/Certificate
An existing satellite ground receiving facilities unit that do not hold the "License" shall not receive foreign satellite transmission of television programs; other units that do not hold the "License" shall not be set up satellite ground receiving facilities to receive foreign satellite transmission of television programs.
Any station that do not hold the "License" and arbitrarily set the satellite ground receiving facilities or receive television programs transmitted via foreign satellites units, provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities radio and Television Department (Bureau) in conjunction with Public Security, the National Security Agency (Agency) can confiscate satellite ground receiving facilities, and impose a fine of 50,000 Yuan. Charge and other directly responsible personnel directly responsible for the unit, you can suggest to the competent authorities be given administrative sanctions; there is an unauthorized recording, communication behavior, the circumstances are serious enough to constitute a crime, be held criminally responsible by the judiciary.