Insurance and Tv Licenses

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TV Licensing 

Students can be fined up to £1,000 or face prosecution if found not to have a valid TV licence.

You need one if you:

  • Have a TV in your room
  • Watch or record live shows on your PC or laptop
  • If one person in your house or apartment has a TV licence for their room, this will cover a TV in a communal area.

A TV license costs £150.50 per year and you may be able to get a refund during the summer vacation.

Find out more about student TV licensing at www.tvlicensing.co.uk /studentinfo

Insurance 

Up to £5,000 of room contents insurance with Cover4Students is included as part of your rent. If you’ve got any questions about what’s included in the cover, need to make a claim or you’d like to upgrade, visit: www.cover4insurance.com/sheffield-university

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