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Communications Act 2003

Section 250: Licensing of radio licensable content services

551.An application for this type of licence under Part 3 of the Broadcasting Act 1990 must follow a procedure to be set by OFCOM. Subsection (3) applies sections 109 to 111A of the Broadcasting Act 1990 (powers to require broadcast of corrections, to impose penalties or shorten licence periods and to revoke licences) for the purposes of the enforcement of radio licensable content service licences.

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