It was announced in September 2006 that BBC Worldwide
plans to broadcast an international version of BBC HD in the near future. During the first broadcast of BBC World News America, it was announced that BBC America
HD will be launched in 2008. No exact date is known as of now. In Australia
, an Australian version of BBC HD will be broadcast on the Foxtel HD+
service which was made available to subscribers on 2 June 2008
and will officially launch by then end of June 2008. In late 2008 BBC HD will be also launched in Poland
. It has been reported that it will focus on documentaries and drama.