This survey is to be completed by all entities part of the Annual Broadcasting Survey or Annual Telecommunications Surveys.
At the start of each survey, a letter will be sent to participating entities indicating whether they are to file electronically or on paper as applicable.
If you do not receive either of the above requests for information, please get in touch with us for guidance using the On-line form.
Depending of the form, data may be collected under the authority of the Statistics Act, Revised Statutes of Canada 1985, Chapter S-19, the Telecommunications Act, Section 37 and/or the Broadcasting Information Regulations, 1993.Completion of this survey is a legal requirement under the Statistics Act, the Telecommunications Act and/or the Broadcasting Information Regulations.
The following forms have been created:
The ownership (9xx) forms have been updated to facilitate the filing of data and to better reflect the different types of entities that must complete them:
In addition, the forms which include data entered in a table (913 to 918) will now be issued with data entered in the previous reporting period. Please ensure that the information is accurate, and make any necessary changes, before re-submitting.
REP-U - Reporting Entity Profile
Simplified Registration Form - Paper-based form - [.pdf]
503 – BITS Licence Application
504 – BITS Licence Surrender
505 – BITS Licence Name Change
506 – Transfer BITS Licence to another Entity
507 – Receipt of BITS Licence from another Entity
802 - Registration List Contact Information
851 - CLEC Exchanges
911 - Canadian Common Carrier Ownership and Control Requirements - Cover Sheet
912 - Canadian Common Carrier Ownership and Control Requirements
913 - Capital Structure for the Reporting Entity
914 - Ownership of Reporting Entity
915 - Reporting Entity Board of Directors
916 - Capital Structure for Holding Entities
917 - Ownership of Holding Entities
918 - Holding Entity Boards of Directors