TV Advertising on CITV

Launched in 2006 as a standalone TV channel, CITV was, up until then, a programming block on the main ITV Network. This block still runs concurrently with the CITV channel on weekends, and has been part of the network since 1983. The CITV channel is dedicate to the broadcasting of children’s television programmes from the CITV archive. It also commissions and acquires independent productions. From 6am to 9.25am programmes are aired under the CITV Breakfast name to compliment ITV Breakfast on the main network.




Sky (as ITV Breakfast) 3/103
Virgin Media 734
Freeview 72
Freesat 602

The grid below highlights the approximate cost to advertise on CITV with rates varying significantly depending on many factors, primarily the size and profile of the viewing audience. The estimated costs for advertising on CITV are based on buying 1 x 30 second advert and should be used as a guide only. For further information, please give us a call on 020 7352 0555, or visit our TV advertising costs form

Time slot Example programming Est Cost 30"
Breakfast 0600-0930 Gormiti £100.00
Daytime 0930-1730 Horrid Henry £350.00
Early Peak 1730-2000 My Parents Are Aliens £100.00
Late Peak 2000-2300 Off air N/A
Night Time 2300-Close Off air N/A