How to cancel TV Licensing

To cancel your TV License, follow the steps below

Follow these instructions

  • If you paid in full or pay by Direct Debit, use this Contact us form. Tell why you’re cancelling, your current address (and your old address if you’ve moved).
  • Once you’ve done this, make sure you cancel your Direct Debit with your bank, if this is how you pay.
  • If you pay with a TV Licensing payment card: please call 0300 555 0286.

How to request a refund

You may be eligible for a refund if you won’t need your licence again before it expires, and you have at least one complete month left on it. Find out more about refunds.

If the refund is approved, your licence will be cancelled automatically. If you’re not eligible for a refund, you can still cancel your licence.
To cancel online, go to

To cancel over the phone, call: 0300 790 0368
Track all your paid subscriptions in one place, for free.

Get it on App Store Get it on Google Play

Whether you're looking for information on how to delete your TV Licensing account, unsubscribe or cancel a free trial, Emma can help.

Check out the instructions above to cancel your TV Licensing membership. You can also browse our directory for pages on how to cancel other popular subscription services.

Emma is a money management app that connects to all your bank accounts to help you track paid subscriptions and bank fees, set budgets payday to payday and categorise your expenses to identify areas for improvement in your finances.

Meet your new Best Financial Friend (BFF): download Emma from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store and start saving money today!
TV Licensing may show up on your statement as: