Procedures and Principles in Relation to the Broadcasts in Different Languages and Dialects

 

Procedures and Principles in Relation to the Broadcasts in Different Languages and Dialects 

In its meeting dated 23rd of February, 2010, Radio and Television Supreme Council decided to grant broadcasting permission to fourteen broadcasting enterprises in framework of the By Law on the Radio and Television Broadcasts to be provided in Different Languages and Dialects that Turkish Citizens Traditionally Use in Their Daily Lives that took effect on 13th of November, 2009. As of the year 2014, 32 broadcasting enterprises in total has been granted with the broadcasting permission to make broadcasts in different languages and dialects.

The related by-law was later taken under the framework of the law No. 6112 and its relevant by-law that took effect on 15th of February, 2011. Provisions about the broadcasts in different languages and dialects are as follows;     

The law No. 6112 on the Establishment of Radio and Television Enterprises and their Media Services

Language of Media Services

Article 5) Media services shall be essentially be provided in Turkish. However, media services in languages and dialects other than Turkish may also be provided.  The broadcasts must be provided in conformity with the rules of the language selected. The procedures and principles pertaining to those broadcasts shall be determined by the Supreme Council by means of a by-law.

The By-law on The Procedures and Principles of Media Services

The Procedures and Principles of Broadcasts in Languages and Dialects Other Than Turkish

Article 7) (1) Media services shall be essentially provided in Turkish. However, media services in languages and dialects other than Turkish may also be provided. The broadcasts must be provided in conformity with the rules of the language selected.

(2) Making broadcasts in languages and dialects other than Turkish by the media service providers shall be subject to the permission to be issued by the Supreme Council in accordance with the provisions of this by-law. Broadcasting in those languages and dialects shall not be allowed without the permission of the Supreme Council.

(3) Media service providers willing to broadcast in languages and dialects other than Turkish shall apply to the Supreme Council together with the decision of their board of directors that determines the language and dialect and programme types, in which they are willing to broadcast in those languages and dialects, and daily broadcasting schedule of those programmes and monthly broadcasting plans.

(4) Applications of the media service providers with broadcast licences for broadcasting in languages and dialects other than Turkish shall be evaluated by the Supreme Council taking into consideration their broadcasting area, technical facilities and the other providers’ broadcasts in the requested languages and dialects and if found appropriate, broadcasting in those languages and dialects shall be allowed.

(5) For the individual musical works, cinema films, and commercial communication and on demand media services in languages and dialects other than Turkish, no permission shall be required.

(6) Media service providers who have obtained the permission for broadcasting in languages and dialects other than Turkish from the Supreme Council shall be liable to make their broadcasts in accordance with the Law and the by-laws to be issued on the basis of the Law and the other liabilities stipulated by the Supreme Council.

 

 

 Permitted Enterprises

 

 

 

Name of the Broadcasting Enterprise

Licence Type

Language of the media service

Granting Date and Number of the Broadcasting Permission

 

1

CEMRE FM

Miyaş Mardin İletişim Yayıncılık A.Ş.

Vali Ozan Cad. Bereket İşhanı No:2 Kat:2 Daire:3

   Yenişehir/MARDİN

 

 

R3

 

Kurmanji

Zazaki

 

Broadcasting Permission dated 23/02/2010 with the decision no 17 on the meeting no: 2010/11

 

 

2

ÇAĞRI FM

REHBER RADYO TELEVİZYON A.Ş.

Barış Mah. 1009 Sk. Ebrar Sitesi No:10 D:1 Kayapınar DİYARBAKIR                                       

 

 

R3

 

Kurmanji

Zazaki

 

Broadcasting Permission dated 23/02/2010 with the decision no 18 on the meeting no: 2010/11

 

 

 

4

NUR FM

Güven Radyo TV Yayıncılık ve Organizasyon A.Ş. Diclekent Bulvarı Kandemir 1 Apt. Altı Zemin Kat              

Kayapınar/DİYARBAKIR

 

 

R3

 

Kurmanji

Zazaki

Broadcasting Permission dated 23/02/2010 with the decision no 16 on the meeting no: 2010/11

 

6

TV 21

Kanal 21 Yayıncılık Reklamcılık  A.Ş.

Şanlıurfa Yolu 1. Km Honda Plaza altı   

   DİYARBAKIR

 

 

T3

 

Kurmanji

Zazaki

Broadcasting Permission dated 23/02/2010 with the decision no 9 on the meeting no: 2010/11

 

 

9

AMED TV

Aktüel Radyo TV Yayıncılık A.Ş.

Ekinciler Cad. Gür Apt. No: 16/17

DİYARBAKIR

 

 

T3

 

Kurmanji

Zazaki

Broadcasting Permission dated 23/02/2010 with the decision no 12 on the meeting no: 2010/11

 

 

10

SÖZ TV

Söz  RD ve TV Yay. San. ve Tic. A.Ş

Azizmahmutoğlu Sok. Altındağ Apt. No: 5

DİYARBAKIR

 

 

T3

 

Kurmanji

Zazaki

Broadcasting Permission dated 23/02/2010 with the decision no 8 on the meeting no: 2010/11

 

11

 

CAN TV

Can yayıncılık reklamcılık A.Ş.

Diyar Galeria C Blok Kat: 2 No: 3   

Yenişehir/DİYARBAKIR

 

 

T3

 

Kurmanji

Zazaki

Broadcasting Permission dated 23/02/2010 with the decision no 10 on the meeting no: 2010/11

 

 

12

CAN RD

Can yayıncılık reklamcılık A.Ş.

Diyar Galeria C Blok Kat: 2 No: 3

Yenişehir/DİYARBAKIR

 

 

R3

 

Kurmanji

Zazaki 

Broadcasting Permission dated 23/02/2010 with the decision no 11 on the meeting no: 2010/11

 

13

AMED RD

Aktüel Radyo TV Yayıncılık A.Ş.

Ekinciler Cad. Gür Apt. No: 16/17         DİYARBAKIR

 

 

T3

 

Kurmanji

Zazaki

Broadcasting Permission dated 23/02/2010 with the decision no 13 on the meeting no: 2010/11

 

14

AKSA FM (DOĞAN 21)

Diyarbakır Genç Radyo Televizyon Yay. Tan. Hiz. A.Ş

Payas Mah. Fırat Bulvarı AGC Apt. 2 Kat No:1/2

Kayapınar/DİYARBAKIR

 

 

R3

 

Kurmanji

Zazaki

Broadcasting Permission dated 23/02/2010 with the decision no 21 on the meeting no: 2010/11

 

15

MEDYA FM

Reha Radyo TV İletişim Hizmetleri A.Ş.

Kamberiye Mah. Şube Sokak Kilim İş Merkezi Kat:5 No:19  ŞANLIURFA

 

R3

Kurmanji

Zazaki

Arabic

 

 

Broadcasting Permission dated 27/04/2010 with the decision no 08 on the meeting no: 2010/24

 

 

 

 

 

16

RADYO MASTİKA

Günışığı İletişim A.Ş.

Keresteciler Sitesi Gülsever Sokak Avrasya İş Merkezi No:8/68  Güngören/ İSTANBUL

 

 

 

R3

Kurmanji

Laz

Syriac

Circassian

Arabic

Armenian

 Broadcasting Permission dated 20/07/2010 with the decision no 04 on the meeting no: 2010/41

 

 

 

17

DÜNYA TV (UYDU)

Merkür Yayıncılık İletişim ve Medya Hizmetleri A.Ş.

İncili pınar Mah. Nişantaşı Sok. Milenyum İş Merkezi No:25

Şehitkamil/GAZİANTEP

 

 

UTV

 

 

Kurdish 

 Broadcasting Permission dated 20/07/2010 with the decision no 05 on the meeting no: 2010/41

18

Semerkand TV (UYDU)

Üsküdar Radyo ve TV A.Ş

Eyüpsultan Mah. Osmangazi Cad. Esma Sokak No:4

Sancaktepe/İSTANBUL

 

 

UTV

English, German, Kurdish , Bosnian and Arabic

 

 

Broadcasting Permission dated 02/09/2010 with the decision no 06 on the meeting no: 2010/52

 

19

KANAL URFA TV

Urfa TV Kültür ve Sanat Yay. A.Ş.

Akçakale Yolu Üzeri 3 km.

ŞANLIURFA

 

 

UTV

 

Arabic, Kurdish 

 

 

Broadcasting Permission dated 03/02/2011 with the decision no 09 on the meeting no: 2011/05

 

20

SERHAD FM

Tuşba İletişim Yay. Hizm. A.Ş.

Vali Mithat Bey Mah. Defterdarlık Cad. Buhara İş Mer. Kat:4 No:6

VAN

 

 

R3

 

 

Kurdish 

Broadcasting Permission dated 03/02/2011 with the decision no 10 on the meeting no: 2011/05

21

Botan FM

Siirt Metropol RD ve TV Yayınları Tic. ve San. A.Ş.

Evren Mah. Kurtalan Caddesi Karayolları Müdürlüğü Karşısı Alp Apt. A Blok

SİİRT

 

 

 

R3

 

Kurmanji

Zazaki

 

Broadcasting Permission dated 03/03/2011 with the decision no 03 on the meeting no: 2011/11

 

 

22

Rehber TV

Rehber Radyo ve TV A.Ş.

Barış Mah. 1009 sk. Ebrar Sitesi No: 10 D:1

 Kayapınar/DİYARBAKIR

 

 

UTV

 

Kurmanji

Zazaki

 

Broadcasting Permission dated 03/08/2011 with the decision no 13 on the meeting no: 2011/46

 

23

TRT 6 (ŞEŞ) RADYO

 

Kurdish 

-

24

TRT 6 (ŞEŞ) TELEVİZYONU

 

Kurdish 

-

25

Selam 21

Budak Değişim RD Prog. Yay. ve Tan. Hiz. A.Ş.

Kooperatifler Mah. Akkoyunlu Cad. Hattaboğlu Sitesi D Blok No: 5                              

DİYARBAKIR

 

 

R3

Kurdish , Zazaki, Sorani, Arabic

 

 

Broadcasting Permission dated 03/12/2011 with the decision no 13 on the meeting no: 2011/64

 

26

Edessa TV

Doğan Yayıncılık ve Ticaret A.Ş.

Paşabağı Mahallesi Mevlana Caddesi OSM Yanı Mavi Plaza Kat 5 -6 Merkez

ŞANLIURFA

 

 

T3

 

Zazaki, Kurmanji

Arabic

 

Broadcasting Permission dated 04/01/2012 with the decision no 18 on the meeting no: 2012/01

 

28

Vuslat FM

Radyo Kent ve Reklam ve Yayıncılık A.Ş.

Alidede Mahallesi Saydam Cad. 29003 Sokak 1/1 Aytekin İş Merkezi 2 Kat No:4

Seyhan/ADANA

 

 

R3

 

 

Kurdish, Zazaki

 

 

Broadcasting Permission dated 21/03/2012 with the decision no 23 on the meeting no: 2012/19

 

30

DİSNEY CHANNEL

Disney Televizyon Yayıncılık A.Ş.

Akatlar Ebulula Mardin  Cad. Gül Sokak Maya Tower 2 KAT:2                     

Beşiktaş/İSTANBUL

 

 

UTV

 

 

English 

 

Broadcasting Permission dated 22/10/2012 with the decision no 09 on the meeting no: 2012/59

31

Tek Rumeli TV

Tek Rumeli TV Radyo Prod. ve Yay. Tic. A.Ş.

Rami Havuzbaşı Sokak No:4

 Eyüp İSTANBUL

 

 

UTV

 

Albanian

 

 

Broadcasting Permission dated 10/10/2013 with the decision no 18 on the meeting no: 2013/57

33

Radyo Hevi

Radyo Hasret Yayıncılık A.Ş.

Örnek Mah. Şehit Cahar Dudayev Cad. No:167/C  

 Ataşehir /İSTANBUL

 

 

R3

 

 

Kurdish 

Broadcasting Permission dated 02/04/2014 with the decision no 44 on the meeting no: 2014/22

 

34

Gelişim TV

Gelişim Radyo TV Yayıncılık ve Gazetecilik A.Ş.

Merkez Mah. Hürriyet Cad. Kat: 3 No: 2

 Ardeşen/ RİZE

 

T3

 

Laz

 

Broadcasting Permission dated 22/04/2014 with the decision no 07 on the meeting no: 2014/27

 

28

Diyar TV

Diyar Televizyon ve Radyo San. ve A.Ş.

Bağcılar Mah. Karanfil 7 Cad. No.3 (Nur Cami Yanı)

Bağlar/ DİYARBAKIR

 

 

UTV

Kurdish , Zazaki, Arabic,  English

Broadcasting Permission dated 07/01/2015 with the decision no 08 on the meeting no: 2015/01

 

 

29

ŞAFAK RD

ŞAFAK RADYO TV İLETİŞİM A.Ş.

Güneykent Mah. 102230 Sokak No: 10/1

Şahinbey/ GAZİANTEP

 

R2

Arabic, Kurdish 

Broadcasting Permission dated 28/01/2015 with the decision no 17 on the meeting no: 2015/04

 

30

ALANYA TV

Alanya Radyo TV Rek. Film Hiz. San. Tic. A.Ş.

Sugözü Mah. Sipahiler Sok. ATV Binası Kat:4

Alanya/ANTALYA

 

T3

 

Russian

Broadcasting Permission dated 27/05/2015 with the decision no 45 on the meeting no: 2015/24

 

31

Kudüs TV

Kudüs Medya A.Ş.

Akşemsettin Mah. Şehit Teğmen Mehmet Alper Alus Sk. 30/1                                            

 Fatih/İSTANBUL                            

 

UTV

 

Kurdish

Uyghur

Broadcasting Permission dated 08/01/2014 with the decision no 14 on the meeting no: 2014/2