TataSky hikes HD access fee for all packs Pan India

TataSky the leading DTH operator has hiked the HD access fee for all its packs on a Pan India scale. Different DTH operators have different policies about charging for HD content, some operators include the HD channels in the higher cost base packs, while some like TataSky include HD channels in all base packs even entry level one, but require the subscriber to pay an HD access fee to be able to view the HD channels which are a part of the base pack.


The monthly HD access fee price has been increased from Rs.125 to Rs.175, the semi annual pack price has been increased from Rs.750 to Rs.990 and the annual HD access fee price has been increased from Rs.1500 to Rs.1925.

The subscribers who have already paid for the HD access  fee by current rate for annual or semi annual subscription will not be affected by this hike for the duration of the pack, also the subscribers who have subscribed to monthly HD access fee within the past 6 months will continue to pay by old rates till 6 months from the date of subscribing to the pack.

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Reggie Fernandes
April 2, 2017 11:51 pm 11:51 PM

Looking forward to Jio and/or broadband based content. HD and TATA sky can go take a bloody jump from one of thier satellites and float forever in space.

J H Patel
December 25, 2016 12:32 pm 12:32 PM
Why we should pay HD Access Fees ?? If we purchase Audi car then Purchase price should be given to the dealer and for running a car we have to fill petrol/diesel, for that we have to pay it but buying a Audi (or any car) we should pay monthly charges for having a great car to dealer ??? Like that Tatasky taking money for HD box and for running any base pack with HD channels they had taken monthly charge, yes that is ok. But accessing HD channels you have to pay additional HD access fees, is it looting… Read more »
March 12, 2016 8:02 pm 8:02 PM

Got 12 HD access in d2h at Rs 999 for 12 months. Tata Sky gives only 6 months Hd Access at the same price.
Even Dish Tru Hd is good.