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Terms & Conditions

Packages and Pricing

Standard packages run Monday — Sunday unless specified. Non-Standard packages: A 5% surcharge for non-standard packages with time or date restrictions (e.g. Wed-Sun) will apply and must be pre-approved before booking with RTÉ Radio Sales. This is also subject to availability.

Spots, packages and break durations may be subject to change by RTÉ Radio prior to transmission.

In the case that specified spots within packages are not available at time of booking, a comparable alternative will be offered.

RTÉ Radio Sales reserves the right to amend and/or remove spots packages at any time.

Package prices are quoted on 30 seconds.

Price Conversion from 30 second rate
Sec: 5 10 15 20 30 40 45 50 60
Ratio: 45% 50% 70% 80% 100% 133% 150% 170% 200%



(D) Dublin/2 Counties — Discount of 32% applies only to packages marked with (D) on the rate card, with no reference to a website. Reference to a non sales website ie: non e-commerce will lead to a 15% discount being applied instead of 32% e.g. a directional website.

Dublin/2 Counties rates are charged for advertisements addressed solely and for sale to the Dublin region, or advertisements reaching two or less counties eg: Wicklow & Wexford.

Products and services advertised at Dublin/2 Counties rate must not be available on a national level, or directed at a national audience. Dublin/2 Counties rates are subject to PRIOR script approval by RTÉ Radio Sales.

Charity Rates. Advertisers must be a registered charity in order to avail of our charity rates.

Cancellations & Charges

Cancellations of a booking must be received in writing and acknowledged by RTÉ Radio Sales at least 6 working days before the scheduled transmission date. Packages and spots cancelled within 6 working days of transmission and without a replacement booking for the same time period and value will be invoiced at the full amount.

Payment Terms & VAT

Invoices must be paid within 30 days.
All rates are exclusive of VAT.
New direct advertisers without a credit history with RTÉ Radio must pre-pay 2 weeks prior to advertisements going on-air.

RTÉ Radio Sales Terms and Conditions (.pdf format)

RTÉ Broadcast Sponsorship Guidelines (.pdf format)

BAI General Commercial Communications Code (.pdf format)

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