Communications Regulation (Premium Rate Services and Electronic Communications Infrastructure) Act 2010


Offence — prohibition on providing premium rate service without licence.

12.— (1) A person who provides a specified premium rate service without holding a licence in respect of the service provided commits an offence.

(2) A person who commits an offence under this section is liable—

(a) on summary conviction, to a fine not exceeding €5,000, or

(b) on conviction on indictment—

(i) in the case of a body corporate, to a fine not exceeding €250,000, or

(ii) in the case of any other person, to a fine not exceeding €50,000.