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TV Authorisation

List of Authorised TV Broadcasting Stations as at Second Quarter of 2020

 

As at the Second Quarter of 2020, the total number of TV operators authorised by the National Communications Authority (NCA) to operate in Ghana is 146. Out of the 146 TV stations,

  • 2          Analogue Terrestrial Television
  • 36        Digital Terrestrial Free-To-Air Television Programme Channel (Nationwide Coverage)
  • 6          Digital Terrestrial Free-To-Air Television Programme Channel (Regional    Coverage)
  • 1          Digital Terrestrial Pay Television (Service only)
  • 5          Digital Terrestrial Pay Television (Service and Frequency)
  • 8          Digital Terrestrial Radio Service on TV Multiplex
  • 4          Satellite Television Broadcasting (Pay TV Direct-To-Home Bouquet)
  • 9          Satellite Television Broadcasting (Free-To-Air Direct-To-Home Bouquet)
  • 72        Satellite Television Broadcasting (Free-To-Air Direct-To-Home Single Channel)
  • 1          Digital Cable Television
  • 1          Television over Internet Protocol (Pay TV)
  • 1        Subscription Management Service for a Satellite Television Broadcasting (Pay TV Direct-To-Home Bouquet)

 

A total of 102 stations are on air as at the end of June, 2020.

 

Analogue Terrestrial Television Stations are TV stations that is transmitted as analogue waveforms and received using common aerials on a TV set. These stations are being migrated from analogue to digital to comply with the Geneva 2006 Agreement of the International Telecommunications Union.

 

The details of Authorised TV Broadcasting Stations can be downloaded below: