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Ways to watch

The best ever Sky+ is here

The brand new Sky+ Homepage makes it easier and faster to find the TV you want. Take total control of how you watch Sky TV and explore the widest range of Catch Up TV channels, included at no extra monthly cost.

Sky+ still lets you pause, rewind, record and series link so you never miss those all-important TV moments. The Homepage will be coming to all Sky TV customers with a compatible Sky+HD box over the next few months.

 

Join Sky TV

Upgrade to Sky+

 

Looking to join Sky?

Get started here

  • Call a Sky adviser on 08442 411 815
  • Store locator. Find a Sky store in your area
 
Offer

Free On Demand Connector

If you've never used TV on demand, register to claim a free On Demand connector.

 

You can claim a free wireless On Demand connector if you meet the below conditions. See further terms below.

 

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Easier and faster to get to all your TV

TV Guide

Browse all channels to see what's on over the next seven days.

 

Planner

Find the shows you've recorded or downloaded.

 

Search

Search for anything - a name of an actor, director, title, sport team or any other word.

 

New Series

Discover new TV shows that have just started and catch up on up to four episodes, so you're up to date. Set a Series Link for the next episodes, so you don't have to miss the rest of the series.

 

Catch Up TV

Catch up on the shows you’ve missed from up to 60 channels, including BBC iPlayer, ITV on demand, Demand 5, 4oD and Sky channels, at no extra cost to your Sky TV subscription.

 

Best of On Demand

Find the latest, unmissable TV shows from Sky and many other channels. Sky Movies customers can quickly get to the latest movies and enjoy weekly movie premieres.

 

Sky Store

Rent from over 1000 movies from Hollywood blockbusters to the classics - all available to rent whenever you want and straight to your TV.

 

TV Box Sets

Watch the shows that everyone's talking about with over 200 Box Sets available on demand - more than any other online subscription service, with the Family Bundle.

 

Sky Movies On Demand

Enjoy 100s of movies available to watch when you are. Watch the latest premieres added every week at no extra cost for Sky Movies 1 & 2 customers.

 

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Editor's Top TV Box Sets

Enjoy more TV Box Sets of the latest shows than any other online subscription service with the Family Bundle. Select the Box Set you're interested in to find out more.

 

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How to set up Sky+

Ethernet cable

1. Wired self set-up

It's easy to set up your On Demand service yourself - all you need to do is connect an Ethernet cable from your compatible Sky box to your broadband router.

Free

(Ethernet cable required)

 
On Demand Connector

2. Wireless self set-up

If you'd prefer not to have a wire running from your Sky+HD box to your broadband router, you can connect them wirelessly. Simply add a On Demand Connector before you checkout.

£21.95

(Limits apply)

 
Sky+HD boxes with built in WiFi

3. Sky+HD boxes with built in Wi-Fi

Our Sky+HD and Sky+HD 2TB boxes have built-in Wi-Fi capability, which means it's easy to access On Demand content by connecting your box to your broadband router wirelessly.

 
Get connected

Get connected

Depending on your chosen set-up option, you may be prompted to enter your network password on-screen using your Sky remote.

Once connected, explore a world of TV on demand and download to watch when you want.

 

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Sky+ App

Record TV wherever you are

There's no need to miss your favourite show again with the Sky+ App. Record a show on the app from your compatible mobile, laptop or tablet, when you're out and about.

Use the Sky+ App to browse the TV guide and on demand listings when you're at home, so you don't have to interrupt what's on the TV. You can even use it to change channel or pause and rewind live TV.

 
 

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Make it even better

Sky Movies

  • Watch new movies every week, instantly
  • 11 dedicated channels, all available in stunning high definition
  • On the move and on demand, at no extra cost
 

Sky Sports

  • Live sport across six dedicated channels
  • Including our dedicated Formula 1® channel, Sky Sports F1®
  • All available on the move and in stunning high definition
 

Sky Multiscreen

  • Keep the whole family entertained with different channels in different rooms at the same time
  • An HD subscription covers all HD ready boxes in the home
  • Free Sky HD Multiscreen box
 

Frequently asked questions More FAQs

  • What if I don't have broadband?

    If you don't have broadband at home, you can still access the pick of the week's TV on demand, in the Best of On Demand tile.

    Find out more about Sky Broadband

  • Who can access Best of On Demand, Catch Up TV and Sky Store?

    All Sky TV customers with a compatible Sky+HD box can access Best Of On Demand at no extra monthly cost. All Sky TV customers with a compatible Sky+HD box connected to a broadband router can access Catch Up TV at no extra charge and rent movies from the Sky Store.

  • What do I need to access Sky Movies On Demand?

    All Sky Movies 1 & 2 customers with a compatible Sky+HD box connected to broadband get Sky Movies On Demand at no extra monthly cost.

  • What do I need to access TV Box Sets on demand?

    All Sky HD or the Family Bundle customers with a compatible Sky+HD box connected to a broadband router can access TV Box Sets at no extra charge.

  • How do I access TV on Demand content?

    Our latest Sky+HD and Sky+HD 2TB boxes have built-in WiFi capability, which means it's easy to connect to your broadband router, making access to TV on demand, including the UK's biggest Catch Up TV service, simple.

    Or, if you're an existing customer with a compatible Sky+HD box you can sign up for a free On Demand Connector if you've never downloaded an on demand TV show or movie before.

    if you're an existing customer with a compatible Sky+HD box and you have downloaded an on demand TV show or movie before, you can still get an On Demand connector.

  • How soon can I watch programmes on demand?

    When you download a programme, in most cases you can start watching within minutes. However, the download speed of your chosen programme will depend on your line speed. If your line speed is below 2Mbps, you might find your programme downloads faster if you download outside of peak hours.

  • What is Sky Store?

    Sky Store is the new place to rent movies - no need to leave the house and no late fees. It’s open to all Sky TV customers with a compatible Sky+HD box , just scroll across to the Sky Store tab and browse through hundreds of movies, including some of the latest releases out on DVD and a huge library of favourites. Prices start from just 99p. Once you’ve chosen the movie you want to rent, simply enter your pin (if you have one) and start your download . Please note, your Sky HD box needs to be connected to a working telephone line.

    More about Sky Store

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Here's the legal bit

HBO® and related service marks are the property of Home Box Office, Inc. The Following ©2014 Warner Bros Entertainment Inc.Game of Thrones SM, under license from Home Box Office, Inc. MODERN FAMILY™ & © 2009-2013 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All rights reserved. Artwork © 2011 American Broadcasting Companies. All rights reserved. True Detective SM, under license from Home Box Office, Inc. ©Big Talk/ Sky TV/Colin Hutton. Hannibal © 2014 Chiswick  Productions, LLC.  All Rights Reserved. Package Artwork © 2013 NBCUniversal, Inc.  All Rights Reserved. Criminal Minds © ABC Studios, Inc. All rights reserved. Mad Men © 2014 Frank Ockenfels/Lionsgate. © 2013 Open 4 Business Productions LLC, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. © Starz, Entertainment, LLC. 24 ™ & © 2001–2010 Fox and its related entities. All rights reserved. Series 1- 8. Banshee SM under licence from Home Box Office, Inc. Hannibal © 2014 NBC Studios LLC All Rights Reserved. © ABC Studios. The F1 logo, F1, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing BV, a Formula One group company. All rights reserved.

  • Offers^

    Choice of £100 reward: Choice of £100 M&S voucher, £100 Tesco voucher, £100 Prepaid MasterCard® for new customers joining Sky TV. One reward per household. M&S, Tesco or MasterCard® terms apply to your reward. You must claim your reward online at www.sky.com/claim within 90 days of your service being activated. Subject to stock availability. Not available with any other Sky TV offer. Offer ends 30 April 2014.

    Sky Movies 1 month free trial offer: Sky TV from £21.50pm by Direct Debit. Box and set-up required for new Sky TV customers. After free trial Sky Movies Pack £8 - £16 extra pm depending on package unless cancelled before end of trial. After trial, 31 days’ notice required to cancel. Trial ends immediately on cancellation. Should you wish to cancel your Sky Movies subscription, we advise cancelling before your billing date to avoid being charged for an additional month. Should you cancel after your billing date and are charged for the following month, Sky will refund you on your next bill. One free trial per household. Offer ends 24 April 2014.

    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.

    Existing customer Sky Broadband Unlimited Marks and Spencer voucher offer: £25 M&S voucher only available to existing Sky TV customers switching their broadband, calls and line rental to Sky and taking Sky Broadband Unlimited or Sky Fibre Unlimited (Sky Line rental required). Only available via sky.com. One voucher per household. M&S terms apply. You must claim your voucher online at www.sky.com/claim within 90 days of your services being activated.

    New customer Sky Broadband Unlimited Marks and Spencer voucher offer: £25 M&S voucher only available to new customers joining Sky without Sky TV and taking Sky Broadband Unlimited or Sky Fibre Unlimited (Sky Line rental required). Only available via sky.com. One voucher per household. M&S terms apply. You must claim your voucher online at www.sky.com/claim within 90 days of your services being activated.

     

    Sky Fibre Unlimited offer: £7.50 per month for first 6 months, then standard pricing applies (currently £20) when switching your broadband, calls and line rental to Sky. Line rental £15.40pm. £6.95 router delivery charge. Download speeds up to 38Mb - speeds vary significantly by location. Sky Talk: Sky Talk Weekends £0pm. Compatible line required otherwise £15 connection charge may apply. Offer not available to existing Sky Broadband Unlimited customers upgrading to Sky Fibre Unlimited. Offer not available to existing Sky Fibre customers. 18 month minimum subscriptions apply for Sky Fibre Unlimited + Sky Talk & Line Rental.

    Existing Sky TV customer 12 months half price Sky Broadband Unlimited offer: For existing Sky TV customers switching their broadband, calls and line rental to Sky. £3.75 a month for 12 months. After that, £7.50 a month for Sky TV customers. Sky Line Rental at £15.40 a month required. £6.95 router delivery charge. Download speeds up to 16Mb – speeds vary significantly by location.

    New customer 12 months half price Sky Broadband Unlimited offer: For customers without Sky TV switching their broadband, calls and line rental to Sky. £5 a month for 12 months. After 12 months, £10 a month. Sky Line Rental at £15.40 a month 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.

    Free Sky+HD box existing customer offer: Upgrade to the Family Bundle to get a free Sky+HD box (£60 set-up fee). Existing Sky+HD box households are not eligible for a discounted box. One free box per household. White Sky+ box households must take self-set up option. You’ll need to complete your self-set-up within 31 days of getting your box. All other existing Sky+box households will receive free standard set-up unless upgrading to the Family Bundle. 12 month min term.

    Introduce a Friend  voucher offer: Only available by following the steps set out on this website and not by any other means e.g. via a retail outlet. New customer introduced cannot be in same household. Existing Sky TV customer must remain an active subscriber to qualify. Existing customer will be sent an email with details of how to claim their voucher within 24 hours of Sky’s receipt of new customer's first subscription payment. Vouchers must be claimed within 90 days of the date of this email and will be sent within 45 days of the claim being made. Vouchers subject to separate terms and conditions. Not available in conjunction with any other offer. Offer excludes Sky group employees and agents and cannot be offered commercially.

     

  • ‡Sky TV

    ‡ 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-£62 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.



    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 on your Xbox 360 requires Xbox Gold Live subscription. 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. 31 days’ notice to cancel. Register up to 4 Sky Go devices, concurrent viewing on two devices. Download selected Sky Go content in the UK & Ireland via WiFi (Unavailable on Xbox 360). Content depends on your Sky TV package. Movies/Sports Pack(s) required to download movies/sports. Max 2 downloads per programme. Content deleted from device 48 hours after viewing starts or no later than 7 or 30 days after download depending on content.

    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 £32pm). Pay per view content costs extra.

  • Sky boxes and set-up

    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 £30 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 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 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.

  • Sky Broadband

    Sky Broadband in Sky Network Area: Maximum home download speeds up to 17Mbps. Existing customer set-up £60 for Lite or free for Unlimited. Monthly usage caps: Lite - 2GB. Maximum upload speed: Lite and Unlimited –1.3Mb.

    Sky Broadband outside Network area: Connect is available at £17pm with a monthly usage cap of 40GB (£30 set-up for existing Sky TV customers & customers without Sky TV). Maximum home download speeds up to 6Mbps. Connect subject to a Network Management Policy.

    Sky Fibre Unlimited & Unlimited Pro: Availability subject to location and survey. £50 standard set-up. Maximum home download speeds: Sky Fibre Unlimited - up to 38Mb; Sky Fibre Unlimited Pro - up to 76Mb. Speeds vary by location.

    Sky WiFi: For Sky Broadband Unlimited/Connect/Unlimited Fibre customers. Available on 6 registered devices. Experience varies by location and number of users. App available for Apple devices with iOS 5.1 or later and compatible Android devices with OS2.2.2 and later or 4.x.

    30 day Broadband and Talk Satisfaction Guarantee: Available within the first 30 days of all your services being activated. Refund applies to subscription charges only (not set-up charges or non-inclusive call charges) and is pro-rated. Statutory rights are not affected. Not applicable if you change your package.

    Sky Broadband general: £6.95 router delivery charge. Speeds vary significantly by location. 12 month minimum subscriptions except 18 month minimum subscriptions for Sky Fibre Unlimited/Unlimited Pro+ Sky Talk & Line Rental. No traffic management policy for Sky Broadband Unlimited and Sky Fibre Unlimited in the home. External factors such as internet congestion can affect speed. See sky.com/shop/terms-conditions/broadband for more details and our Usage Policies. MAC users receive 12 months free McAfee VirusScan worth £19.99. McAfee Free Trial: Sky Broadband Lite-3 months, Unlimited and Fibre Unlimited -12 months, then £3 pm unless you contact us to unsubscribe. Sky Hub: Inclusive for new Sky Broadband customers. £69 for existing Sky Broadband customers. Range may be affected home environment. BT Price comparison: Comparing cost of unlimited broadband packages for new and existing Sky TV customers over 12 months with the ongoing standard price of BT Unlimited Broadband £16pm (new BT customer introductory pricing: 6 months free 18 month contract). Excludes line rental. BT Unlimited Broadband includes BT Home Hub (BT Vision ready) & Hub phone, advanced McAfee security, unlimited WiFi minutes, access to over 8 million WiFi hotspots, BT SmartTalk App, BT sport (from August), evening and weekend VOIP calls and 2GB Cloud Online Storage at no extra charge. BT offer inclusive calls to 0845 numbers (subject to fair use policy). McAfee security available free for 12 months with Sky Broadband Unlimited, £3 per month thereafter unless cancelled by customer. Other BT offers may apply. SeeBT.com for details. Best value claim: Based on standard pricing, comparing totally unlimited broadband services which offer inclusive out-of-home WiFi. Features may vary between providers.

    Sky subscribes to Ofcom's Voluntary Code of Practice on broadband speeds.

  • #†Sky Talk

    Sky Talk: 12 month minimum term applies to new Sky Talk customers and to existing customers taking up Sky Line Rental. 12 month minimum subscriptions except 18 month minimum subscriptions for Sky Fibre Unlimited/Unlimited Pro+ Sky Talk & Line Rental if you order after 14 April 2014. Sky Talk is only available to customers paying by Direct Debit/continuous credit card mandate. Calls only packages not available to BT line rental customers with BT Basics or if outgoing calls are barred. Sky Line Rental required (£15.40 per month). Connection charge from £39 may apply for customers without an active BT compatible line. Codes of Practice for sales and marketing and premium rate/NTS services can be found at sky.com/skytalk.

    Sky Talk Weekends: #UK geographic landline 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.

    Sky Talk Anytime UK: #UK calls of up to an hour to 01, 02, 03, 0870 & 0845 numbers only (excludes Channel Islands, indirect access & dial-up internet numbers and 070 numbers.

    Sky Talk Anytime International: Unlimited calls of up to one hour to 50 international landline destinations: Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Canary Islands, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Madeira,  Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey and USA (also include calls to mobiles in Canada, Hong Kong and the USA). #UK calls of up to an hour to 01, 02, 03, 0870 & 0845 numbers only (excludes Channel Islands, indirect access & dial-up internet numbers and 070 numbers). Unlimited international geographic landline calls of up to an hour to 50 destinations, see sky.com/skytalk for details. Acceptable Use Policy applies.

  • 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 5.1p per minute (plus 15p connection fee) for BT customers. Calls from other providers may vary. Correct at 16 April 2014. The full text of our customer contracts can be found here.