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The Sky Entertainment Production Team negotiates budgets and (short form) contracts for all original productions. We work closely with the commissioning teams and production companies to ensure delivery of the highest quality programming at all levels.

The Production Team act as the main point of contact for production companies in all matters relating to the production process. Assisting to resolve any issues that may arise be they financial, insurance, talent, archive, compliance, legal, delivery, scheduling or music.



For help and advice please click on the links below. Even if you have worked with Sky before please review these documents to keep up to date with changes to our requirements.

The Production Pack Updated Nov 2013

Here you will find a range of important production information including music guidelines, contract templates and post production queries.

Production Pack

Anti-Bribery  corruption policy

Silvermouse Guide

Schedule of Residuals

Editorial Specification Updated Jan 2011

To be submitted with budget and schedule:

Download Editorial Specification

Download Editorial Specification (Scripted)

Technical Specifications Updated Feb 2013

These documents contain the technical production information for high definition and standard definition content.

Sky DPP Technical Standards

Sky Vision Document

Budget Templates

Template (.xlsx)


Sky 3D Commissioning/Producing Information



Download Risk Assessment Template

Download Independent Commissioning Safety Policy and Questionnaire

For additional information on your legal duties go to the HSE website.