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Community Radio

Reports, regulations and other information

Community radio licences are for small-scale, not-for-profit radio stations operated for the good of members of the public, or of particular communities, and in order to deliver social gain. Other types of radio licence may also be appropriate for community groups, for example restricted service licences.

For more information on community radio contact the Community Radio team at: community.radio@ofcom.org.uk.

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Statements and Links

Statements, background reading and useful links

Community radio regulatory issues

Including guidance on volunteer input, changes to stations’ key commitments and details on complaints.

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