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BBC Charter Review

Documents, publications and latest news relating to the BBC Charter Review.

The BBC is governed by a Royal Charter and the current Charter is due to expire at the end of 2016.

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport represents Government in setting a new Charter to ensure the BBC and its services evolve over the next decade and continue to meet the needs of its audiences.

This page pulls together the latest news, consultations and publications which support this process.

Documents

  1. BBC Charter and Framework Agreement

    • Policy paper
  2. Search begins for the Chair of the new BBC Board

    • News story
  3. Government reappoints three members of the BBC Trust

    • News story
  4. BBC Charter to safeguard future while delivering transparency for licence fee payers

    • Press release
  5. Draft BBC Charter and Draft Framework Agreement

    • Policy paper
  6. Draft BBC Charter and Draft Framework Agreement Oral Statement

    • Oral statement to Parliament
  7. Plans to overhaul governance and secure the future of BBC

    • Press release
  8. A BBC for the future: a broadcaster of distinction

    • Policy paper
  9. Culture Secretary statement on the BBC reforms

    • Oral statement to Parliament
  10. BBC Charter Review: A snapshot of the government’s plan for the BBC

    • Guidance
  11. Research to explore public views about the BBC

    • Research and analysis
  12. A Review of the Governance and Regulation of the BBC

    • Independent report
  13. Independent review recommends overhaul of how the BBC is governed

    • Press release
  14. BBC television, radio and online services: An assessment of market impact and distinctiveness

    • Independent report
  15. BBC Charter Review public consultation

    • Consultation outcome
  16. BBC Charter Review: Memoranda of Understanding with the Devolved Administrations

    • Transparency data
  17. Culture Secretary keynote to RTS Cambridge Convention

    • Speech
  18. Independent review into how the BBC is governed and regulated

    • Press release
  19. Government begins debate on the future of BBC

    • Press release
  20. Culture Secretary statement on the BBC Charter Review

    • Oral statement to Parliament
  21. Independent review on TV licence enforcement published

    • Press release
  22. TV Licence Enforcement Review

    • Consultation outcome
  23. Industry experts to advise government on BBC Charter Review

    • Press release
  24. BBC to fund provision of free television licences for over-75s

    • Press release
Published 16 July 2015