Digital Radio Tick Mark
Service Provider Registration
Please ensure you have all the information before starting to complete the form as all the compulsory* fields are required before a service can be carried on the multiplex.
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Primary Contact Name
Who is the person responsible for dealing with invoices?
Accounts Phone Number
4-digit SID code (if known)
If you are already broadcasting on another digital multiplex Ofcom will have issued you with a unique SID code.
Short Service Name (8 characters incl. spaces)
This is the name of your station that will display on a radio. It needs to be a subset of the Longer Service Name (below)
Long Service Name (16 characters incl. spaces)
This is the name of your station that will display on radio receivers with a larger display.
Please list any other DAB multiplexes that carry this service
Select PTY Code (programme type)
Select programme type from dropdown list
2 Current affairs
10 Popular Music (Pop)
11 Rock Music
12 Easy Listening
13 Light Classical
14 Serious Classical
15 Other Music
18 Children's Programmes
19 Social Affairs
24 Jazz Music
25 Country Music
26 National Music
27 Oldies Music
28 Folk Music
48kbps DAB HE-AAC v2 stereo
Dynamic Label Segment (128 characters incl. spaces)
The DLS is the scrolling description/information about your service that the listener will see. It can also include telephone number and social media info.
This is a description of your service - the music you play and the audience you service.
DSPS Licence Number
If you already have a DSPS licence then please enter the number here, otherwise leave blank.
DSPS Licence (PDF document)
Max file size: 20MB
If you have a DSPS licence then, please upload the PDF version of the licence document that you received from OFCOM
What playout system do you use for your service? (RCS, Myriad, Playout One, etc)
Who is the best person to contact if there is a technical issue with your audio?
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