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ARCHIVED - Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2011-215

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Ottawa, 29 March 2011

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Administrative renewals

1.      The Commission renews the broadcasting licences for the television programming undertakings set out in the appendix to this decision from 1 April 2011 to 31 August 2012, subject to the terms and conditions in effect under the current licences.

2.      This decision does not dispose of any substantive issues that may exist with respect to the renewal of these licences. The Commission will consider at a later date the renewal of these licences, and interested parties will have an opportunity to comment at the appropriate time.

3.      The Commission notes that it does not intend to renew authorizations for full-power analog transmitters operating in the mandatory markets or on channels 52 to 69 outside the mandatory markets beyond 31 August 2011. By that time, the Commission expects licensees to have the necessary authority to broadcast in digital. In addition, the Commission imposes the following condition of licence on the stations listed in the appendix to this decision that operate in mandatory markets or on channels 52 to 69 outside the mandatory markets:

Unless otherwise authorized by the Commission, the licensee shall not transmit analog television signals after 31 August 2011 in mandatory markets designated as such by the Commission in Broadcasting Regulatory Policy 2011-184 or transmit television signals on channels 52 to 69.

4.      The Commission also notes that pursuant to Broadcasting Regulatory Policy 2010-69, it does not intend to renew authorizations to operate transitional digital transmitters included in these licences, beyond 31 August 2011.

Secretary General

Related documents

  • Over-the-air television service in Whitehorse, Yellowknife and Iqaluit, Broadcasting Regulatory Policy CRTC 2011-184, 14 March 2011

  • Revised licensing framework for over-the-air digital television services, Broadcasting Regulatory Policy CRTC 2010-69, 10 February 2010

*This decision is to be appended to the licence.

Appendix to Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2011-215

Province, call sign and location

Newfoundland and Labrador

CBNT St. John’s and its transmitters

Prince Edward Island

CBCT Charlottetown and its transmitters

Nova Scotia

CBIT Sydney and its transmitters

CBHT Halifax and its transmitters

New Brunswick

CBAFT Moncton and its transmitters

CBAT Saint John and its transmitters

Quebec

CKSH-TV Sherbrooke

CJBR-TV Rimouski and its transmitters

CKTM-TV Trois-Rivières

CBVT Québec and its transmitters

CBFT Montréal and its transmitters

CBMT Montréal and its transmitters

CKTV-TV Saguenay and its transmitter

Ontario

CBOT Ottawa and its transmitters

CBOFT Ottawa and its transmitters

CBLT Toronto and its transmitters

CBLFT Toronto and its transmitters

CBET Windsor

Manitoba

CBWT Winnipeg and its transmitter

CBWFT Winnipeg and its transmitters

Saskatchewan

CBKT Regina and its transmitters

CBKFT Regina and its transmitters

CBKST Saskatoon and its transmitters

Alberta

CBRT Calgary and its transmitters

CBXT Edmonton and its transmitters

CBXFT Edmonton and its transmitters

Northwest Territories

CFYK-TV Yellowknife and its transmitters

British Columbia

CBUT Vancouver and its transmitters

CBUFT Vancouver and its transmitters