Free TV Licences (FOI)
Free TV Licences (FOI)Produced by the Freedom of Information office
Authored by States of Jersey and published on 30 March 2017.
Good morning, could you inform me how many pensioners in Jersey get a free TV license? and is it paid for by the States?
This information is published in the Social Security Annual Report. The 2015 report can be found here.
Social Security Annual Report 2015
Information about the TV licence benefit can be found on page 72.
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