BritBox is a paid-for streaming service created by The BBC and ITV. It was launched in late November 2019. Britbox is similar to Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, but it hosts majorly British contents. Britbox has the most extensive collection of British content and it also produces original shows from UK based production companies. Britbox is available on all major streaming platforms and devices like smartphones, tablets, computer, Chromecast, Apple TV and Roku. If you are a Roku user and British content lover, then you must have Britbox.



BritBox streaming app brings the biggest collection of British TV right to your home wherever you are.

  • You can find classic comedies, documentaries, lifestyle shows, dramas, mysteries and historical broadcast
  • Contents from the BBC and ITV – series, exclusives and new releases
  • Shows added to Britbox after airing on TV
  • Easily cancel the subscription any time
  • Access to UK’s favourite Doctor Who collection

Britbox Subscriptions

BritBox charges £5.99/ month. You will get HD videos across “multiple screens and devices“.

If you are worried about the service, then start your 7-day free trial to learn more about the service. There is no commitment, and you can cancel anytime.

How to Install Britbox on Roku?

Britbox is officially available on Roku Channel store, so the installation procedure is simple.

Step 1: Open your Roku connected TV and go to the Roku Home page.

Step 2: Select Streaming Channels and it will take you to the Roku Channel store.

How to install Britbox on Roku?

Step 3: Select search and enter Britbox.

Select Search

Step 4: Select Britbox app from the search results and click Add channel from the app info page.

Add Channel - BritBox

The app will begin to install on your Roku device.

That’s it you have successfully installed Britbox application on your device.

Activate Britbox on Roku

After the installation is complete, you need to activate the app to use it.

Step 1: Open Britbox on Roku, it will display a Activation Code.

Step 2: Now open any web browser on your PC or smart device and visit, then enter the activation code and select Activate.

Step 3: Then Login to your Britbox account to use the app on Roku.

To Conclude

Britbox is available only in the US and Canada. If you are living outside of these regions and want to use Britbox, no worries, you can use a VPN on Roku to bypass geo-restrictions and watch Britbox anywhere from the world. If you are a fan of UK shows then start using Britbox. Comparing with services like Netflix, Britbox is way more cheaper.

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