The Private Broadcasting Fund serves to promote private commercial broadcasters and is set up at the Media Division of the Austrian Regulatory Authority for Broadcasting and Telecommunications (RTR Media) in the KommAustria Act (KOG). It has an annual budget of €20 million.
It provides funding for content (programmes and programme categories), training and studies.
Funding decisions are made by RTR's Managing Director after consultation of the Review Board and in accordance with the law and the guidelines.
Private Broadcasting Fund
Mariahilfer Straße 77-79
Tel.: +43 (0) 1 58058 - 0