Every year, Indielab works with up-and-coming TV and content production companies in the industry who are keen to scale-up their businesses. 

Applications are open to companies working in all genres, and from across the UK. Indielab supports diversity and encourages applications from all sectors of the community.

 

Criteria for applicant companies


 

1

Less than £5m revenue in their last financial year (unless a purely scripted company in which case the increased upper limit of £8m revenue applies);

 

2

Applicant companies must have three broadcast credits for their programmes in the last three years;

 

3

There are a limited number of places for the very best indie start-ups; founders must have three broadcast credits as a producer, executive producer or series producer in the last three years;

 

4

Indies must be a qualifying independent producer, not more than 25% owned by any company which also owns a UK broadcaster.