146. Services provided by the Welsh Authority.

Although the Welsh Authority ('S4C')1 continues in existence2, instead of its functions being as described in the Broadcasting Act 1990, 3it has the function under the Communications Act 2003 of providing television programme services4 of high quality with a view to their being available for reception wholly or mainly by members of the public in Wales5. The carrying out of that function must include the continuing provision of the service provided in digital form and known as S4C Digital6

The duty of the Welsh Authority to provide S4C Digital includes a duty to secure that arrangements are made and remain