Business Affairs


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Useful Documents

Channel 5’s Code of Practice

Channel 5 has throughout its existence adopted a policy of negotiating potential developments and commissions on a case by case basis in a flexible, fair, reasonable and non-discriminatory manner and will continue to do so in the future. This Code of Practice has been drawn up in order to comply with the obligation imposed on Channel 5 pursuant to Section 285 of the Communications Act 2003 and sets out the fundamental principles which Channel 5 will adhere to in all of its dealings with independent producers.

Channel 5’s Production Tariff

This tariff is for all Channel 5 Commissioned Productions by genre (Primary Rights only).

Channel 5’s and Pact Terms of Trade

Channel 5 and Pact have agreed an updated Terms of Trade (TOTs) agreement which is set out in the attached Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), which becomes effective from 11th September 2018, in accordance with the wording of the MOU.