JSTV is the sole broadcaster which mainly airs Japanese programmes in Europe and other neighbouring countries.

JSTV broadcasts variety of programmes for 24 hours per day which include NHK News, Documentaries, Drama, Animation, Variety Show, Sport (Sumo, Japanese Baseball etc). You can watch NHK News* and other NHK World TV programmes for free, however for viewing other programmes, you need to subscribe JSTV.

* NHK World TV (International TV Broadcasting) broadcast NHK News and information programmes through JSTV in Europe and other neighbouring countries. These programmes are not scrambled.

For subscribing, please follow the guidance below.
For business purpose, please go to our Business page.



Monthly Subscription Fee
£30* / €50
*UK Residents Only

United Kingdom Other Countries
Credit/Debit card or Cheque
*Billing Currency: Pound Sterling
Credit or Debit Card Only
*Billing Currency: Euro
Accepted credit or debit cards: Visa and Mastercard

Your billing currency will be automatically selected based on the country of your registration.
UK: Pound Sterling (£) / Other Countries: Euro (€)
The monthly subscription fee is an advance payment and it will be automatically charged to your registered credit or debit card.
If you wish to pay by cheque (U.K. residents only), we accept half-yearly advanced payments covering the period from April to September and October to March.

Your billing will be shown as ‘NHK Cosmomedia Europe’ on your credit card statement.

We do not issue receipts or statements for personal accounts. However, receipts are issued for corporate accounts.
For more information on corporate subscriptions, please click here. (Japanese only)

All JSTV subscription payments are securely processed by Payment gateway provider Realex Payments UK.

Realex Payments UK is a European payment service provider.
*About Realex: Here
*Privacy Statement: Here

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Registered office: 24 Lombard Street, London, EC3V 9AJ, UK