303. Application of provisions in relation to the BBC and the Welsh Authority.

Certain provisions of Part 4A of the Communications Act 20031 do not apply, or apply with modifications, to the BBC2 and the Welsh Authority3.

In particular, in relation to the BBC:

(1)     the requirements as to advance notification4 do not apply in relation to an on-demand programme service5 provided or to be provided by the Corporation6;

(2)     the following provisions do not apply to the BBC as a provider of on-demand programme services7: (a) the providers general duties8; (b) the prohibitions on advertising9; (c) the prohibitions on sponsorship10; and (d) the requirement to pay fees11;

(3)     in the following provisions that set out