Television programming and broadcasting activities (

This service 'Television programming and broadcasting activities' is not coverd by the EU Service Directive.

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This service includes:

  • Production of entire television programs from purchased program components (such as motion pictures and documentaries), in-house produced program components (e.g. local news, live reports), or a combination thereof.

Such television programs may be broadcast either by the producing units themselves, or by others such as cable companies or satellite television providers.

The programs may be either general-interest programs or special-interest programs (limited program structure such as news, sports, education, and programs for adolescents). This service includes both programs free of charge to the user and programs available only by subscription. This also includes video-on-demand programs.

  • Data transmission as integrated part of television broadcasting.

This service does not include:

  • Production of television programs (motion pictures and documentaries, talk shows, commercials, etc.) not including the broadcasting thereof (see 59.11.0)
  • Compilation and distribution of program packages, not including program production (see Section 61)

Source: Statistisches Bundesamt

  • Fernsehproduktionen von Programmbeiträgen in Fernsehstudios
  • Fernsehveranstalter
  • Internet Portale (Ausstrahlung von Interner-Filmbeiträgen)
  • Studios (H. kompletter Fernsehprogramme aus eingekauften Programmkomponenten durch Fernsehveranstalter)
  • Videofilmherstellung (Herstellung von Fernsehprogrammen)
  • Werbefilmherstellung (in Fernsehstudios)