Satellite and Cable Directive

Council Directive 93/83/EEC of 27 September 1993 on the coordination of certain rules concerning copyright and rights related to copyright applicable to satellite broadcasting and cable retransmission





Chapter I - Definitions


Article 1 - Definitions 



Chapter II Broadcasting of programmes by satellite


Article 2 - Broadcasting right


Article 3 - Acquisition of broadcasting rights


Article 4 - Rights of performers, phonogram producers and broadcasting organizations


Article 5 - Relation between copyright and related rights


Article 6 - Minimum protection 


Article 7 - Transitional provisions



Chapter III Cable retransmission


Article 8 - Cable retransmission right 


Article 9 - Exercise of the cable retransmission right 


Article 10 - Exercise of the cable retransmission right by broadcasting


Article 11 - Mediators 


Article 12 - Prevention of the abuse of negotiating positions



Chapter IV General provisions


Article 13 - Collective administration of rights 


Article 14 - Final provisions 


Article 15 




Text in force at 06-01-2019 The text can be verified at EUR-LEX. Titles of articles have been added for convenience, but are lacking in the official text, IP-PorTal.