Cable TV Information



Cable TV

The information in this section includes a list of the Cable TV companies regulated by the PSC and information about the assistance provided to municipalities from franchise information to resolving disputes between municipalities and cable television operators, and the most frequently asked questions about Cable TV service received from Ask A Question and at public events. If you have any questions, click on Ask A Question.


Commission Cases and Proceedings:
    Case 15-M-0647: Altice N.V. and Cablevision Systems Corporation
    Altice N.V. (Altice) and Cablevision Systems Corporation (Cablevision) filed a Joint Petition with the New York State Public Service Commission (Commission) seeking approval for Cablevision to transfer certain telephone and cable systems, franchises and assets to Altice.

    Case 15-M-0388: Charter and Time Warner Cable Proposed Merger
    Charter Communications, Inc. (Charter) and Time Warner Cable Inc. (Time Warner) filed a joint petition with the New York State Public Service Commission (Commission). The Joint Petition is seeking Commission approval to transfer certain Time Warner telephone and cable systems, franchises and assets to Charter.
New and Noteworthy:

Cable Companies Listing - This link provides a list of cable companies that can provide service to NYS consumers..

Installation of Cable Facilities at Multiple Dwelling Units (MDUs) - This link provides answers to some questions regarding the installation of Cable Facilities at Multiple Dwelling Units (MDUs) or Multi-Tenant buildings.

Consumer Rights Regarding Cable Television Service - Link to consumer rights regarding their Cable Television Service.

Municipal Cable Assistance - Link to the PSC unit within the Telecommunication Office that assist municipalities regarding cable technologies.