NOW TV brings 'no strings' streaming to Ireland

The service has been running in the UK since 2012

NOW TV has arrived in Ireland, offering consumers a new way to watch movies, sport and TV shows without a contract. 

Th service is contract and subscription-free, meaning users can simply buy a pass for what they want to watch. There are three passes under the NOW TV model. 

Entertainment Month Pass - €15 per month

This offers over 250 box sets on demand. NOW TV viewers can also watch 10 top channels not available on Free to Air including Sky Atlantic, Sky One, Fox, Gold, Sky Living, Comedy Central, Discovery Channel, Sky Arts, MTV & Nat Geo Wild. Plus a catch-up service for these channels, so you can watch the latest and best TV shows on your terms.

Sky Cinema Month Pass - €15 per month

This gives you over 1,000 movies on demand including the latest blockbuster films and family favourites, with a new premiere every day.

Sky Sports Pass - from €10 for a Day Pass to €15 for a Week Pass or €50 for a Month Pass 

Lets you watch the very best live sporting action on all seven Sky Sports channels.


It's possible to access NOW TV at any time on any device. The company says it is accessible to anyone in Ireland with an internet connection. 

It's also possible to purchase a NOW TV box, which connects to a TV via HDMI. The box allows users to catch up on shows from All 4 and TV3, as well as viewing apps such as YouTube and Vevo. 

Speaking about the arrival of the service to Ireland, Ann-Marie MacKay, Sales and Marketing Director, Sky and NOW TV, Ireland, said: “NOW TV has arrived for customers looking for a no strings relationship with their TV. Designed for those who want to stream brilliant content without committing to a contract - whether that’s diving into the drama of Game of Thrones, laughing along with the latest must-see movie or feeling the pressure during a Lions test match. Customers simply sign up, choose a pass and start streaming on whatever device they want.”

The NOW TV Box is available with a two-month Entertainment or Cinema bundle for €40 at leading retailers from the end of May.

Those interested in the new no contract streaming service can start a 14-day free trial on either the Entertainment or Sky Cinema Pass. To find out more visit