Anti TV Licence Lock





Introduction: Anti TV Licence Lock

In the UK we have to buy a TV licence if you watch over the air broadcast programs. The problem is that the BBC will not believe you if you say you don’t watch their programs. As such they will harass you with letters threats of prosecution and visits to your home by their so called inspectors.
In this video I will show you how to make a lock for the antenna connection and so make it near impossible to connect it to a TV aerial.
Just waiting now for them to call round my house so I can show them my anti TV licence lock!



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You only need a TV licence to watch "live" TV in the UK.

For this reason alone, it should NOT be called a "TV licence". You can have a hundred tv's in your house as ornament's or to watch DVD's if you wish as long as you do not watch live transmissions on them.

This law is antiquated & obsolete, and the fools who get caught have simply agreed to enter into contract with the TV Licensing organisation by signing their form after answering the door. "Oh, yes please, fine me £1000 for not giving you £145.50 per year for NOTHING".

Don't watch the BBC? tough, they still think they invented tv (nothing could be further from the truth) & want their pound of flesh.

I would have no problem in paying a "BBC subscription fee" if I wanted to watch their output, but not for a so called "TV Licence".


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they will only argue that the 'set has the ability to receive bbc signals'. which is enough for them.

only way is to physically remove the receiver unit effectively making the tv into a 'monitor' (as in VT monitor not pc)

A blob of solder in the aerial socket should do the job, but so should a simple absence of aerial...

yea but the 'inspectors' will always play on the technicality that since it has a receiver module it is technically able to receive signals therefore they WILL screw u over any chance they get. trust me.
only way is to take the module out and give them the finger ;)

my car is also technically able to go over the speed limit.... don't get a ticket for it unless I do.

Dont give them ideas :0

As far as I know, the TV licensing "inspections" now consist of comparing the database of existing licenses with the list of post codes - if they find a post code with no license registered, they assume that the license is being dodged, and send out a threatening letter (I know of this happening to people who do not own a TV, or a computer).

now and then they do send random door to door checks to try and catch people out, but i not in UK no more so unsure how things are changing on that front, its similar here where i live now tho. not that i watch tv anyway, got a tv that im removing the module from so i can use it as a monitor for my Pi's and stuff

so they just assume you have a tv... Because how else could they know you have one?