Decisions 2017

Broadcasting

2017-106 - 8384860 Canada Inc. - Vancouver, British Columbia - APPROVED -Application to amend the broadcasting licence for the English-language commercial radio station CHLG-FM Vancouver in order to direct a total of $185,000 in Canadian content development contributions to two concert events featuring Aboriginal music

2017-99 - Findings regarding market capacity and the appropriateness of issuing a call for radio applications to serve Georgina, Ontario

2017-89 - Klondike Broadcasting Company Limited - Whitehorse, Yukon Territory - APPROVED - Application to amend the broadcasting licence for the English-language commercial AM radio station CKRW Whitehorse

2017-83 - Radio Rimouski inc. - Rimouski, Quebec - DENIED - Application to amend condition of licence 2 of the radio station CFYX-FM Rimouski regarding the solicitation of local advertising

2017-78 - Gimaa Giigidoowin Communications - M’Chigeeng, Ontario - APPROVED - Application to acquire from Anong Migwans Beam the assets of the English- and Aboriginal-language Type B Native radio station CHYF-FM M’Chigeeng

2017-77 - Canadian Broadcasting Corporation - Victoria and Port Alice, British Columbia - APPROVED - Application to amend the broadcasting licence for the English-language radio station CBCV-FM Victoria in order to operate an FM transmitter in Port Alice to rebroadcast the programming of the national English-language network service Radio One

2017-76 - Canadian Broadcasting Corporation - Yellowknife and Fort Smith, Northwest Territories - APPROVED - Application to amend the broadcasting licence for the English-language radio station CFYK-FM Yellowknife in order to operate an FM transmitter in Fort Smith to rebroadcast the programming of the national English-language network service Radio One

2017-74 - Canadian Broadcasting Corporation - Thunder Bay and White River, Ontario - APPROVED - Application to amend the broadcasting licence for the English-language radio station CBQT-FM Thunder Bay in order to operate an FM transmitter at White River to rebroadcast the programming of the national English-language network service Radio One

2017-70 - TekSavvy Solutions Inc. - Across Canada - APPROVED - Application to add WJBK-TV Detroit, Michigan, a non-Canadian television station, to the List of non-Canadian programming services and stations authorized for distribution

2017-69 - Asian Television Network International Limited - Across Canada - APPROVED - Application to add NDTV 24 X 7, a non-Canadian English-language service, to the List of non-Canadian programming services and stations authorized for distribution

2017-60 - Sex-Shop Television Inc. - Across Canada - APPROVED - Application to revoke the broadcasting licence for the national bilingual pay Category B service VividTV (formerly Vanessa)

2017-59 - MusiquePlus inc. - Across Canada - APPROVED IN PART - Complaint regarding Bell’s proposed repackaging of the independent discretionary services MusiquePlus and Max

2017-53 - Canadian Broadcasting Corporation - Sydney, Nova Scotia - APPROVED - Application relating to technical changes that were made in 2013 to the authorized contours of CBAF-FM-14 Sydney, Nova Scotia, a rebroadcasting transmitter of the French-language radio station CBAF-FM-5 Halifax

2017-47 - Shaw Cablesystems Limited - Kenora (Ontario) - APPROVED - Application to revoke the broadcasting licence for the English-language conventional television programming undertaking CJBN-TV Kenora

2017-45 - TELUS Communications Company - Across Canada - APPROVED - Application to add RIDE TV, a non-Canadian English-language service, to the List of non-Canadian programming services and stations authorized for distribution

2017-44 - Stingray Digital Group Inc. - Across Canada - APPROVED - Application to add Stingray Festival 4K, a non-Canadian English- and French-language service, to the List of non-Canadian programming services and stations authorized for distribution

2017-42 - Ethnic Channels Group Limited - Across Canada - APPROVED - Application to add Sky News Arabia, a non-Canadian third-language service, to the List of non-Canadian programming services and stations authorized for distribution

2017-36 - Canadian Broadcasting Corporation - Windsor and Sarnia, Ontario - APPROVED - Application to amend the broadcasting licence for the French-language radio station CBEF Windsor, Ontario, to operate an FM rebroadcasting transmitter in Sarnia

2017-29 - 7262591 Canada Limited - Across Canada - APPROVED - Application to revoke the broadcasting licence for the English-language Category 2 specialty service Gusto TV

2017-24 - Canadian Broadcasting Corporation - Dawson Creek and Vancouver, British Columbia - APPROVED - Application to change the authorized contours of CBUF-FM-7 Dawson Creek, a rebroadcasting transmitter of the French-language radio station CBUF-FM Vancouver

2017-23 - Canadian Broadcasting Corporation - Dawson Creek and Prince George, British Columbia - APPROVED - Application to change the authorized contours of CBKQ-FM Dawson Creek, a rebroadcasting transmitter of the English-language radio station CBYG-FM Prince George (Radio One)

2017-20 - Various licensees - Various locations across Canada - RENEWED - Administrative renewals

2017-19 - Stingray Digital Group Inc. - Across Canada - APPROVED - Addition of DJAZZ to the List of non-Canadian programming services and stations authorized for distribution

2017-17 - VMedia Inc. - Across Canada - APPROVED - Addition of BESTSELLER and MULT to the List of non-Canadian programming services and stations authorized for distribution

2017-16 - Stingray Digital Group Inc. - Across Canada - APPROVED - Addition of Stingray Brava to the List of non-Canadian programming services and stations authorized for distribution

2017-3 - Various applicants - Edmonton, Alberta - APPROVED - Application by 1811258 Alberta Ltd. for a broadcasting licence to operate an ethnic commercial AM radio station in Edmonton - APPROVED - Application by Société Radio Communautaire du Grand Edmonton Society for a broadcasting licence to operate a French-language community FM radio station in Edmonton - DENIED - Other applications for broadcasting licences for radio stations to serve Edmonton

2017-2 - Riding Mountain Broadcasting Ltd. - Brandon, Manitoba - APPROVED - Application to operate an English-language commercial FM radio station in Brandon to replace its AM station CKLQ Brandon and to operate an AM transmitter in Brandon to rebroadcast the programming of the FM station

Compliance and Enforcement

2017-65 - William Rapanos – Violations of Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation

Telecommunications

2017-108 - CISC Business Process Working Group – Consensus report BPRE095a regarding revisions to the On-boarding of New Trading Partners Guide - File number: 8621-C12-01/08

2017-105 - Complaints against Quebecor Media Inc., Videotron Ltd., and Videotron G.P. alleging undue and unreasonable preference and disadvantage regarding the Unlimited Music program - File numbers: 8661-P8-201510199, 8622-V42-201510735, 1011-NOC2016-0192

2017-87 - Sogetel inc. – Implementation of local competition for CoopTel in the exchange of Nantes, Quebec File number: 8663-S4-201607293

2017-57 - Ice Wireless Inc. – Application regarding roaming on Rogers Communications Canada Inc.’s network by customers of Ice Wireless Inc. and Sugar Mobile Inc. - File number: 8620-J106-201601633

2017-56 - Wholesale mobile wireless roaming service tariffs – Final terms and conditions - File numbers: Bell Mobility Tariff Notices 1, 1A, 1B, and 2; Rogers Communications Partnership Tariff Notice 42; and TELUS Communications Company Tariff Notice 501

2017-51 - Bell Canada – Application for forbearance from the regulation of residential local exchange services - File number: 8640-B2-201610618

2017-38 - CISC Canadian Steering Committee on Numbering – Consensus report CNRE119A regarding setting aside numbering plan area (NPA) codes to be used for relief of existing Canadian NPAs forecast to exhaust in the next 10 years - File number: 8621-C12-01/08

2017-37 - Revocation of basic international telecommunications services licences

2017-35 - Area code relief for area code 709 in Newfoundland and Labrador - File number: 1011-NOC2016-0205

2017-34 - CISC Canadian Steering Committee on Numbering – Consensus report CNRE118A regarding proposed revisions to the Canadian Adjunct to the Industry Numbering Committee Carrier Identification Code Assignment Guidelines - File number: 8621-C12-01/08

2017-32 - CISC Canadian Steering Committee on Numbering – Relief planning committee recommendation for area codes 418 and 581 in eastern Quebec - File number: 1011-NOC2016-0207

2017-31 - CISC Business Process Working Group – Consensus report BPRE093c regarding revised Canadian Data Interchange Guidelines - File number: 8621-C12-01/08

2017-15 - Bell Canada – Application for forbearance from the regulation of residential local exchange services - File number: 8640-B2-201609002

2017-9 - Shaw Cablesystems G.P. – Application requesting relief from TELUS Communications Company’s monthly recurring charge for service entrance conduit - File number: 8661-S9-201601625

2017-5 - Bell Canada – Application for forbearance from the regulation of residential local exchange services - File number: 8640-B2-201608994

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