BBC charter renewal

 

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BBC Scotland, Pacific Quay, Glasgow (istock photo)

The BBC is established by Royal Charter. The current 10-year Charter runs until the end of 2016.

The Scottish Parliament, along with the Scottish Government, has a formal consultative role in the process of reviewing the BBC charter. In carrying out this role, the Committee is undertaking an inquiry focusing on the Scottish aspects of charter renewal.

Evidence

Written evidence

The Committee issued a call for views to its inquiry. The call for views is now closed.

Read the call for views

Submissions received

Oral evidence

The Committee took oral evidence at its meeting on 5 January 2016.

Read the Meeting Papers and Official Report

The Committee took evidence at its meeting on 12 January 2016.

Read the Meeting Papers and Official Report

Report

The Committee report on the BBC Charter Renewal was published on 8 February. 

Additional Information

The Committee wrote to the BBC seeking information ahead of its evidence session.

The BBC responded to these questions.

The Committeewrote to the BBC with additional questions ahead of the evidence session.

The BBC responded to these questions.

 

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