UK’s largest number of channels available on 3G and 4G.
Sky Go lets you watch TV from Sky with the widest range of channels anywhere in the UK and Ireland. Sky Go now includes all of your ITV and Channel 5 channels. Watch your favourite shows from Sky live and on demand on your compatible mobile, tablet or laptop.
Sky Go features
Watch TV from Sky however you like on your compatible mobile, tablet or laptop wherever you are in the UK & Ireland.
Watch great entertainment channels including Sky Atlantic and Disney Channel, as well as Sky Movies and Sky Sports, live and on demand, depending on your TV subscription.
Sky Go comes at no extra cost for all Sky TV customers. Available content depends on your TV subscription and you can register up to two compatible devices.
Signing up to Sky Go is quick and easy, so you can start watching in minutes.
It's as easy as 1, 2, 3...
Link your Sky iD to your Sky TV account. You'll need the last 6 digits of the bank account number used to pay for Sky TV.
You can also use your viewing card number or account number.
Go further with Sky Go Extra
Download shows to watch absolutely anywhere without an internet connection
Sky Go Extra takes Sky Go one step further and lets you download shows and movies to watch absolutely anywhere. Simply download shows in the UK & Ireland via WiFi to compatible mobiles, tablets and laptops to watch without 3G, 4G or WiFi. You can register up to four compatible devices – all for just £5 extra a month with no annual contract. Sky Go Extra is now included with Sky Multiscreen at no additional cost.
Find out how to get Sky Go without Sky TV in your home
The Family Bundle
- Five live entertainment channels on your smartphone or tablet
- More live channels and entertainment on demand on your laptop
The Family Bundle + Sky Movies
- 11 live Sky Movies channels, plus hundreds of movies on demand
- Over 20 live entertainment channels and TV on demand on your laptop
The Family Bundle + Sky Sports
- All seven Sky Sports channels including Sky Sports F1®, plus five entertainment channels live on your smartphone or tablet
- Over 20 live entertainment channels and TV on demand on your laptop
The Family Bundle, Sky Movies + Sky Sports
- All seven Sky Sports channels, all 11 Sky Movies channels, plus five entertainment channels live on your smartphone or tablet
- Over 20 live entertainment channels, hundreds of movies and TV on demand on your laptop
Frequently asked questions More FAQs
How do I get Sky Go?
To get Sky Go you will need a Sky TV subscription and internet connection. Then just follow these steps:
1) Create a Sky iD by clicking 'Sign Up' in the top right hand corner.
2) Link your Sky iD to your Sky TV account (you’ll need your account number, viewing card number or the last six digits of the bank account number used to pay for Sky to do this).
3) Start watching via the the Sky Go website or download the Sky Go app.
Which devices is Sky Go available on?
View a complete list of devices compatible with Sky Go.
How many devices can I register?
Sky Go lets you register up to 2 compatible devices, and stream on both devices at the same time.
How do I extend my Wifi signal further?
Our Sky Wireless Booster helps extend your WiFi signal even further. Designed to work best with the Sky Hub or any Wireless ‘N’ router, the device will eliminate a WiFi blackspot in a room where you can’t currently access Sky Go.
How often can I change my registered devices?
You can change one of your registered devices every month by following the steps below.
1) Sign in to the Sky Go website, using your Sky iD and password.
2) Select the Settings button at the top of the screen.
3) Select Manage Devices button on the left of the screen.
Any devices registered for Sky Go will now be listed. Free slots will automatically be filled when you attempt to stream Sky Go content on a device that hasn't been registered.
If two devices are already registered, you will need to click ‘Remove device’ before you can register a third device. You'll need to wait until the start of the next calendar month before you can make any further device registration changes. Alternatively, you can upgrade to Sky Go Extra to download programmes to watch offline on up to four compatible devices.
Note: The act of signing in to the Sky Go website is not enough on its own to cause the current device to be registered for Sky Go. Registration happens only after you've signed in and attempted to stream a programme. This means you can sign in and take a look around the Sky Go website from any device before registering your computer.
Does Sky Go affect my monthly tariff?
Watching Sky Go on your mobile or tablet device through a 3G or 4G connection will use data. If you are concerned about exceeding the monthly data allowance set by your mobile network operator as part of your contract, we recommend you watch Sky Go through a Wi-Fi connection.
If you'd like to ensure you are only watching Sky Go using a Wi-Fi connection when using your iPhone or iPad, you can turn off your 3G or 4G connection by entering the ‘Settings’ menu, then selecting ‘General’ followed by ‘Network’.
Can I watch on rooted devices?
Unfortunately we are unable to support rooted devices as this breaches the contractual agreements we have with our content providers. Rooting your device can put you at considerable risk by invalidating your warranty and exposes your device to malware. We’d like to make you aware that using Sky Go on a rooted device also puts you at risk of exposing your Sky iD and personal information to 3rd parties.
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Choice of reward: Pay nothing on your Sky TV subscription until April 2015 - applies to new Sky customers joining Sky TV online with the Original, Variety or Family Bundle (£21.50 - £33pm) only and choosing the £100 Bill Credit. Does not apply if you add extra products and/or services to your Sky TV bundle that cost more than £0.50 a month. Choice of a £100 Bill Credit instantly added to your first bill for new Sky customers joining with Sky TV online or a £100 M&S e-Voucher, a £100 Prepaid MasterCard® or a £100 Tesco Gift card. You must claim your reward online at www.sky.com/claim within 90 days of your service being activated. To receive a M&S e-Voucher you need a valid email address and ability to print. One reward per household. Not available with any other Sky TV offer. 12 month minimum and further terms apply. Offer ends 5 February 2015.
Free box and £10 set-up: Excludes existing Sky+/Sky+HD box households. One free box and £10 set-up per household. Non-standard set-up may cost extra.
Sky Multiscreen setup offer: Free standard set-up when taking a new Sky Multiscreen subscription. First Multiscreen HD box is free with your first Multiscreen subscription, otherwise £49. Excludes existing Multiscreen/Multiroom box households. Limited to one free box and set up per household. Not available with other Sky TV offers. Not available with any other offers.
Sky Go Extra 2 months free trial: Offer only for existing Sky TV customers who have not previously taken up the same offer. Excludes existing Sky Go Extra and Multiscreen customers. Content depends on your Sky TV package. Sky Movies Pack required for movies. Download selected content in the UK and Ireland via Wi-Fi. After 2 months you will continue to receive Sky Go Extra at £5pm extra unless you call us to cancel at least 31 days before the end of the 2 month period. Not available with other Sky TV offers.
6 months free Sky Fibre Unlimited offer: New Sky Broadband, Talk & line rental customers only in selected Fibre areas. £6.95 router delivery charge. Up to 38Mb download speeds (vary by location). After 6 months standard Fibre Unlimited price applies, currently £20 (per month) pm plus Sky Talk. No traffic management policy. External factors such as internet congestion and home wiring can affect speed. Sky Talk Weekends: £0pm. Inclusive UK calls of up to an hour to 01,02,03 & 0870 numbers only (excludes Channel Islands, indirect access & dial-up internet numbers). Acceptable Use Policy applies. Compatible line required, otherwise connection charge from £20 may apply. Sky Movies Disney: requires Sky TV (from £21.50pm) and Sky Movies Pack (£16.50pm extra). Set-up costs may apply. General: 18 month minimum subscriptions for Sky Fibre Unlimited, Sky Talk & Line Rental. 12 month minimum subscription for Sky TV if you also choose Sky TV. Separate contracts apply to Sky TV, Sky Broadband/Fibre and Sky Talk. Prices may go up during your contract. You must get any consents required (e.g. landlord’s). Prices for Direct Debit payments only. Continuous debit/credit card mandate costs 50p pm. UK residential customers only. Offers aren’t available with any other offers. Further terms apply.
NOW TV: Content streamed. WiFi broadband, HDMI connection and NOW TV account required to activate box. Credit or debit card required to set up NOW TV account. All content passes sold separately. Wide selection of catch up TV available via TV apps. Some Apps (such as Spotify & Sky Store) cost extra. Entertainment Pass currently not available on YouView and Android devices. Not all content available on catch up or live channels. For content we can not show on live channels see nowtv.com/slating. Some content unavailable on live channels and/or some devices. See nowtv.com for device compatibility requirements.
12 months free Sky Broadband Unlimited: New Sky Broadband, Talk & line rental customers only in Sky Network areas. £6.95 router delivery charge. Up to 17Mb download speeds (vary significantly by location). After 12 months standard Broadband Unlimited price applies, currently £7.50 per month (pm) plus Sky Talk. No traffic management policy. External factors such as internet congestion and home wiring can affect speed. Sky Talk Weekends: £0pm. Inclusive UK calls of up to an hour to 01,02,03 & 0870 numbers only (excludes Channel Islands, indirect access & dial-up internet numbers). Acceptable Use Policy applies. Compatible line required, otherwise connection charge from £20 may apply. Sky Movies Disney: requires Sky TV (from £21.50pm) and Sky Movies Pack (£16.50pm extra). Set-up costs may apply. General: 12 month minimum subscriptions for Sky Broadband Unlimited, Sky Talk & Line Rental. 12 month minimum subscription for Sky TV if you also choose Sky TV. Separate contracts apply to Sky TV, Sky Broadband/Fibre and Sky Talk. Prices may go up during your contract. You must get any consents required (e.g. landlord’s). Prices for Direct Debit payments only. Continuous debit/credit card mandate costs 50p pm. UK residential customers only. Offers aren’t available with any other offers. Further terms apply.
NOW TV Offer legals: Available in Sky network areas switching their broadband, calls & line rental to Sky. Broadband Unlimited & NOW TV Entertainment for 12 months. Sky line rental (£16.40pm) required. £6.95 router delivery charge. 12 month minimum subscriptions apply for Sky Broadband Unlimited + Sky Talk & Line Rental. Download speeds up to 16Mb – speeds vary significantly by location. Compatible line required otherwise £20 connection charge may apply. Not available with any other offers.
*£190 saving: Savings based over the first 12 months with Sky for existing BT Unlimited Broadband customers (paying ongoing standard price £16 pm), BT Weekend Calls (£0 pm) and BT line rental (£16.99pm) switching to Sky Broadband Unlimited (£0pm for 12 months (offer ends 26 Feb 2014), currently £7.50pm thereafter with Sky Talk), Sky Talk Weekends (£0pm) and Sky Line Rental (£16.40 pm) on 12 month minimum terms, paying £6.95 router delivery charge. BT Unlimited Broadband includes BT Home Hub 4 (BT Vision Ready) & Hub phone, advanced McAfee® Security, unlimited Wi-Fi minutes, access to over 12 million Wi-Fi hotspots worldwide, BT Smart Talk app, BT Sport app and online player, evening and weekend VOIP calls and 5GB Cloud Online storage at no extra charge. BT include calls to 0845 numbers (subject to fair use policy). McAfee® Security available free for 12 months with Sky. £3pm thereafter unless cancelled by customer. Saving excludes BT’s introductory discounted pricing and offers. See BT.com for details.
Best broadband deal: Based on a 12-month lowest cost comparison of broadband and (where required) line rental packages available on 12 month minimum contract from the 4 largest providers in the market: Sky, BT, Virgin Media and Talk Talk. Features vary between providers. See verification table.
‡ HD channels received depend on your Sky TV/HD subscription. BBC HD Channels, ITV HD (England & Wales only), Channel 4 HD, NHK World HD and RT HD are available without subscription.
Sky TV Subscription: Packages £21.50-£66 per month (pm). Sky Movies Box Office and Sky Store costs extra. Sky News and Pick TV are available without subscription; Pick TV, Channel 4, Channel 5, 5 USA and 5* require a viewing card. Sky box and set-up required.
Sky Movies comparison: Comparison against online movie subscription services without Sky Movies using top 100 from UK box office over 12 months. See sky.com/blockbusters
Sky Multiscreen: Provides same Sky TV channels as main Sky TV subscription on another box. To receive Sky HD channels on your Multiscreen box you need a Sky HD box and the Family Bundle or other HD subscription pack. If you have home broadband, your Internet-enabled Sky boxes must be connected to your router if we’ve provided the equipment you need to connect (E.g. an On Demand connector). Multiscreen includes Sky Go Extra at no extra cost. Sky Go terms apply.
Smart Series Link: Records your chosen series then the next and subsequent series in order. Unavailable on some older Sky+HD boxes.
Remote Record: Use sky.com or a compatible device. Requests require up to 30 minutes notice before start of programme.
WWF Sky Rainforest Rescue: All money raised through Sky Rainforest Rescue will be donated to WWF-UK, charity registered in England and Wales number 1081247 and in Scotland number SC039593. Sky will donate a further £1 to WWF-UK to match each £1 raised through Sky Rainforest Rescue. Sky will match donations to help reach the project target of £4million.
Dolby Digital 5.1: Available on many programmes. Compatible home cinema system required.
Money back guarantee: If you cancel Sky HD within one calendar month of activation, we will refund the cost of your box (but not any subscription or set up charges).
On Demand: Available to Sky TV customers with compatible Sky+ box. Downloading content requires compatible black Sky+ box, broadband connection (minimum recommended speed 2 Mbps), On Demand self set-up using built in Wi-Fi or own cable. Downloads count towards any usage caps and may expire from your Planner. Content depends on your Sky TV/HD subscription. Sky Store costs extra. Sky Movies 1&2 or Sky Sports 1&2 required for Sky Movies or Sky Sports. Sky+ subscribers without Sky TV can access BBC iPlayer only. Downloadable HD content takes longer to start viewing.
Sky Box Office: Sky Box Office content costs extra. Pay per view charges apply. SBO 3D requires a 3DTV.
Box Sets: Selection of shows/series available varies each month. Downloadable HD content takes longer to start viewing. The Family Bundle or another Sky HD subscription required for TV Box Sets. Monthly comparison against online and Pay TV UK subscription services based on shows for which the latest series is showing now or in the last 12 months or in the next 12 months from February 2014. See sky.com/moreboxsets.
Sky Go: UK customers require a Sky HD or Family Bundle subscription to access TV Box Sets on Sky Go. UK / Ireland only. Streamed via broadband/3G/4G/WiFi (charges may apply). Available on two registered compatible devices (content may vary). Some live TV programmes will be unavailable (go to - go.sky.com). For compatible device and software requirements click here. Sky Go is not currently compatible on PCs with Windows 8 or Macs with OS X Mountain Lion. Sky TV Customers: Selected live channels and on demand content available in line with your Sky TV subscription at no extra cost. You'll need Sky Movies 1&2 or Sky Sports 1&2 Packs for on demand Sky Movies or Sky Sports. Non-Sky TV Customers: Subscriptions £15-£40 pm. Monthly subscriptions renew automatically until you unsubscribe.
Sky Go Extra: Sky TV customers only. No extra cost with Sky Multiscreen, otherwise £5 extra a month. Allow up to 24 hours for your account to be activated. 31 days' notice to cancel. Register up to 4 Sky Go devices. Concurrent online viewing on 2 devices. Download selected Sky Go content in the UK & Ireland via WiFi. Content depends on your Sky TV package. Movies/Sports Pack(s) required to download movies/sports. 2 downloads per programme. Content deleted from device 48 hours after viewing starts or no later than 30 days after download.
Sky Sports/Sky Movies in HD: £5.25pm on top of your sports/movies subscription. Only available to Family Bundle customers.
Sky 3D: 3DTV and activation required. Content available depends on your Sky TV/HD subscription (from £33pm). Pay per view content costs extra.
Sky boxes and set-up
In the event you cancel your HD box, you will need to return the HD box to us before we can process a refund.
Box set-up times currently average 7-10 days for new customers and may be longer for existing customers upgrading to Sky+HD (excludes Highlands & Islands, Channel Islands, Scottish Islands, Isle of Man, Northern Ireland, ROI).
Standard set-up of Sky+HD box is £25 when you join Sky TV online; free for existing customers with a new Multiscreen subscription (otherwise £60 or £15 for Sky+ customers selecting self set-up).
Existing Sky TV customer: Sky Broadband set-up fees for existing Sky TV customers £60 for Lite, £30 for Connect or free for Unlimited. £30 set-up fee for Connect for customers without Sky TV.
Self set-up: Available to Sky+ customers for £15. Self set-up must be completed within 31 days of receipt.
Sky+HD box: Existing Sky+ box households are not eligible for a discounted box unless taking the Family Bundle. Existing customers must agree to new 12 month minimum term for Sky TV. One free/discounted box per household. Sky+HD box up to £199 if you are not eligible for discounted price (Sky TV subscription required). A Sky+HD box has all the features of Sky+ and can store an average of 60 hours of HD or 185 hours of standard definition programmes. To view free-to-air HD content you need an HD ready TV. To view Sky HD content you will also need the Family Bundle and, for Sky Sports/Sky Movies in HD, the HD Pack (£5.25 a month on top of your sports/movies subscription).
Sky+HD 2TB box: Existing Sky TV customers who have never had a Sky+HD box taking the Family Bundle and existing Sky TV customers with the Family Bundle or other Sky HD subscription adding their first Sky Multiscreen (£11.25pm per box) are entitled to one Sky+HD 2TB box for £49. Existing Sky TV customers with the Family Bundle or other Sky HD subscription and new customers joining Sky TV with the Family Bundle are entitled to one Sky+HD 2TB box for £149. One discounted 1TB or 2TB box per household. Additional Sky+HD 2TB boxes £249 per box. Customers taking Sky TV without the Family Bundle and customers purchasing a standalone 2TB box without Sky TV can get a Sky+HD 2TB box for £249. Standard set-up £30 for new customers and £60 for existing Sky TV customers. Non-standard set-up may cost extra. Sky+HD 2TB box provides 1.5TB of personal storage and 0.5TB of storage for On Demand Showcase content.
Sky HD Multiscreen box: Sky HD Multiscreen box is the SkyHD standard Digibox (No PVR functionality) which along with a Sky TV and Sky Multiscreen subscription (£11.25 extra a month) gives your Sky TV subscription in another room. First box free for new and existing customers when taken with their first Sky Multiscreen/Multiroom subscription and paying for set-up. Limited to one free box per household (and not available to customers who have already received a free standard box) otherwise £49. Replacement boxes are £99.
You do not have to subscribe to Sky TV - available directly from Sky call centre (standard set up £120) - limited to one per household.
General and further terms
Subject to status. Upfront payment may be required. Prices may go up during your subscription. Non-standard set-up may cost extra. Prices may vary if you live in a flat. Sky+ functionality requires two satellite feeds. You must get any consents required (e.g. landlord's). Prices for Direct Debit payments only. Continuous debit/credit card mandate costs 50p pm.
UK, Channel Islands and Isle of Man residential customers only. These offers are not available with any other offers. Further terms apply. Calls to Sky cost 9.58p per minute (plus 15.97p connection fee) for BT customers. If the number is 0844 than calls to Sky cost 5.1p per minute (plus 15.97p connection fee) for BT customers. Calls from other providers may vary. Correct at 21 January 2015. The full text of our customer contracts can be found here.
Calls to Sky contact centres are free for Sky Talk customers. Calls to 03 numbers are the same as 01 and 02 numbers. If 08 or 03 numbers are not included in your call package, for 08 numbers BT customers pay 5.1p/min and 15.97p connection and for 03 numbers 9.58p/min and 15.97p connection. Calls from other providers will vary.
Contact us if you wish to cancel during your cooling off period.