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List of digital Category 1 and 2 services authorized for distribution

Recent Additions

Service Type Licensee Decision Added to the List
MuchMoreMusic Category A Bell Media Inc. 2011-444 2014-04-11

Licences are effective and are/will be issued for the following services

Service Type Licensee   Decision  
ABU Dhabi TV
Category 2
Ethnic Channels Group Limited 2003-440
ABC Spark
Category B
8135274 Canada Inc. 2012-93
addik TV (formerly Mystère)
Category 1
TVA Group Inc. 2000-469 2005-597
Afroglobal Television
Category 2
Afroglobal Network Inc 2008-262
All Points Bulletin
Category 2
All Points Bulletin Incorporated 2002-266
All TV
Category 2
All TV Inc. 2000-599
Animal Planet
Category B
Animal Planet Canada Company 2000-552
AOV Adult Movie Channel
Category 2
Drive Publishing Inc. 2004-314
AOV Maleflixxx Television
Category 2
1225520 Ontario Inc. 2000-503
2004-159
AOV XXX Action Clips
Category 2
1225520 Ontario Inc. 2000-502
2004-159
Argent
Category 1
TVA Group Inc. 2000-468 2005-597
Armed Forces Network
Category 2
The Armed Forces Network Inc. 2003-136
ATN AASTHA (formerly ATN-South Asian Devotional Music & Discourse Channel)
Category 2
Asian Television Network International Ltd. 2005-139
ATN Alpha ETC Punjabi
Category 2
South Asian Television Canada Limited 2000-686
ATN ARY (formerly Urdu)
Category 2
South Asian Television Canada Limited 2000-684
ATN - Asian Sports Network
Category 2
Asian Television Network International Ltd. 2009-370
ATN Bangla
Category 2
Asian Television Network International Ltd. 2005-126
ATN B4U Movies (formerly Hindi Movie)
Category 2
South Asian Television Canada Limited 2000-683
ATN B4U Music (formerly Music Network One (Hindi Music
Category 2
Asian Television Network International Limited 2005-132
ATN Caribbean (formerly CBN)
Category 2
1272558 Ontario Inc. 2000-645
ATN - Comedy Channel 1
Category 2
Asian Television Network International Limited 2011-134
ATN-Cricket Channel 1
Category 2
Asian Television Network International Limited 2006-121
ATN Cricket Plus (formerly ATN Sports Network (ASN)
Category 2
Asian Television Network International Limited 2006-120
ATN Cricket Channel One
Category 2
Asian Television Network International Limited 2009-363
ATN FOOD FOOD
Category B
Asian Television Network
International Limited
2012-482
ATN Hindi Movie Channel Category B Asian Television Network International Limited 2009-361
ATN Hindi Movie Channel 3
Category B
Asian Television Network International Limited 2011-684
ATN - Music Network One (Hindi Music)
Category 2
Asian Television Network International Limited 2009-368
ATN - Music Network Two (Hindi Music)
Category 2
Asian Television Network International Limited 2009-369
ATN NDTV 24/7 (formerly ATN – South Asian News - English)      Category 2 Asian Television Network International Limited 2005-136
ATN SONY      Category B Asian Television Network
International Limited
2012-626
ATN NDTV 24x7 (formerly ATN South Asian English News Channel 2)
Category B
Asian Television Network International Limited 2011-284
ATN - South Asian News - English
Category 2
Asian Television Network International Limited 2009-366
ATN Sports (formerly ATN Cricket Channel Two)
Category 2
Asian Television Network International Limited 2009-364
ATN Tamil Channel (formerly Jaya TV)
Category 2
South Asian Television Canada Limited 2000-685
ATN Zee Cinema (formerly ATN Hindi Movie Channel Two)
Category 2
Asian Television Network International Ltd. 2005-130
ATN Zee Gujarati
Category 2
South Asian Television Canada Limited 2000-682
Auto Channel
Category 2
The Auto Channel Inc. 2003-135
AUX TV
Category 2
GlassBOX Television Inc. 2009-121
Avis de recherche
Category 2
Avis de recherche incorporée 2002-267
BBC Canada
Category B
Jasper Broadcasting Inc. 2000-484
BBC Kids
Category 2
Knowledge-West Communications Corporation 2000-493 2011-277
BC News 1
Category B
Shaw Television Limited Partnership 2012-394
Beautiful Little Channel (formerly Classical Digital)
Category 2
Zoomer Media 2006-697 2011-514
Biography Channel, The
Category A
Rogers Broadcasting Limited 2000-460
2009-737
BITE Television
Category 2
Bell Media Inc. 2001-770
Bollywood Times HD TV
Category 2
Bollywood Times HD TV 2010-268
BookTelevision
Category A
CTV Limited (Learning and Skills Television of Alberta Limited) 2000-451
2008-141
bpm:tv
Category 2
Stornoway Communications General Partner Inc. (the general partner) and 1403318 Ontario Limited (the limited partner), carrying on business as Stornoway Communications Limited Partnership 2000-690 2002-003 2004-002
Canadian Teen Television Network
Category 2
The Canadian Teen Television Network Inc. 2005-245
Caribbean HDTV
Category B
WIN HDTV (Canada) Incorporated 2011-589
Cartoon Network
Category B
TELETOON Canada Inc. 2011-687

Casa – (formerly Les idées de ma maison)

Category 2
TVA Group Inc. 2005-521
Cave (formerly Men TV)
Category 1
Canwest Media Inc. and TVA Group Inc., partners in Men TV General Partnership 2000-464
Channel Punjabi
Category 2
Channel Punjabi Television Inc. 2006-486
CINÉPOP
Category 2
Astral Broadcasting Group Inc. 2000-499
CityNews Channel (formely City news (Toronto))
Category 2
Rogers Broadcasting Limited 2008-347

Comedy Gold (formerly TV Land)

Category B
Bell Media Inc. 2000-548
Cosmopolitan Television
Category B
Cosmopolitan Television Canada Company 2007-282
Cottage Life (formerly Bold)
Category A
Blue Ant Television Ltd 2000-453 2003-172 2012-630
Cult Movie
Category 2
The Cult Movie Channel Inc. 2003-134
DejaView
Category B

Shaw Television Limited Partnership

2000-567
2008-314 2010-782
Discovery French
Category B
Bell Media Inc. 2011-718

Discovery Science (formerly Discovery Civilization)

Category B
Discovery Science Canada Company 2000-553
Discovery World HD (formerly Discovery HD)
Category B
2953285 Canada Inc. 2005-519

Disney Junior (formerly Playhouse Disney Télé)

Category 2
Astral Broadcasting Group Inc. / Le Groupe de radiodiffusion Astral inc. 2006-98
Disney XD (Formerly Family Extreme)
Category 2
The Family Channel Inc. 2009-215
D.I.Y. Network (formerly D.I.Y. Television)
Category 2
4399781 Canada Inc. 2005-513
Documentary
Category 1
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (the general partner), and Barna-Alper Productions Inc., CineNova Productions Inc., Galafilm Inc., The National Film Board of Canada and Omni Film Productions Ltd. (the limited partners), carrying on business as The Canadian Documentary Channel Limited Partnership 2000-455
Ecology Channel, The (formerly Green channel, the)
Category 2
WETV Canada Corporation 2000-727
Encore Avenue
Category A
Encore Avenue Ltd. 2011-446
EqualiTV
Category 2
EqualiTV International Foundation 2008-0263
ERT sat Canada (formerly Odyssey II)
Category 2
1494679 Ontario Inc. 2000-642
ESPN Classic
Category B
The Sports Network Inc. 2000-714
EUROWORLD SPORT (formerly RCS Television)
Category 2
Telelatino Network Inc. 2006-0114
EXPLORA
Category 2
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation / Société Radio-Canada 2011-114
Fairchild Television II
Category B
Fairchild Television Ltd. 2013-87
FashionTelevisionChannel
Category 1
Bell Media Inc. 2000-452
Festival Portuguese Television
Category 2
1395047 Ontario Inc. 2000-470
Fight Network, The
Category 2
Fight Media Inc. 2004-62 2010-832
Fox Sports World Canada
Category B
Fox Sports World Canada Partnership 2000-568 2010-782
FX Canada (formerly Highwire)
Category 2
8064750 Canada Inc. 2011-103 2011-783
GameTV
(formerly CGTV Canada)
Category 2
The GameTV Corporation 2001-549
G4TechTV
Category A
Rogers Broadcasting Limited 2000-454
GOL TV
Category 2
GolTV (Canada) Ltd. 2005-380
Grace TV (formerly Grace Television Network)
Category 2
World Impact Ministries (formerly Christian Channel Inc.) 2006-11
2009-247
GUSTO
Category 2
7262591 Canada Limited 2010-772
HIFI (formerly Treasure HD)
Category 2
ArtefactHD Inc. 2005-364
Hollywood Festival (formerly The Love Channel)
Category 2
Hollywood Suite Inc. 2010-452
Hollywood Storm (formerly Adventure)
Category 2
Hollywood Suite Inc. 2010-450
HPItv (formerly The Racing Network Canada)
Category 2
Woodbine Entertainment Group 2000-713
HTB Canada
Category 2
HTB Canada Inc. 2004-318
Hustler TV
Category 2
Ten Broadcasting Inc. 2000-702
ichannel
Category 1
Stornoway Communications General Partner Inc. (the general partner) and 1403318 Ontario Limited (the limited partner), carrying on business as Stornoway Communications Limited Partnership 2000-463 2002-003 2004-002
IDNR-TV
Category 2
The Natural Resources Television Channel (IDRN-TV/IDNR-TV) Inc. 2004-447
Independent Film Channel, The
Category A
Showcase Television Inc. 2000-459 2001-55
IndieTV (formerly Ultimate Indie TV)
Category 2
Ultimate Indie Production Inc. 2007-40
INVESTIGATION
Category B
Bell Media Inc. 2011-481

Investigation Discovery (formerly CourtTV Canada)

Category B
Bell Media Inc. 2000-614
2008-141
Israeli Network, The (formerly Israeli TV 1)
Category 2
Ethnic Channel Group Limited 2004-506
ITN – Iran TV Network (formerly Persian/Iranian TV)
Category 2
Ethnic Channels Group Limited 2004-508
Juicebox (formerly PunchMuch)
Category B
Bell Media Inc. 2000-53 2004-502
Leafs TV
Category 2
Toronto Maple Leafs Network Ltd. 2000-626
L S Times
Category 2
L S Movie Channel Limited 2006-552
Mabuhay Channel, The
Category 2
Ethnic Channels Group Limited 2003-443
Mediaset Italia (formerly Italian Entertainment TV)
Category 2
Telelatino Network Inc. 2006-473
Mehndi HD TV
Category 2
Mehndi HD TV Inc. 2010-270
MGM Channel (formerly KISS)
Category 2
Hollywood Suite Inc. 2010-451
Moi&cie.
Category 2
TVA Group Inc. 2010-752 
Movie Central
Category A
Movie Central Ltd. 2011-446
Movieola
Category 2
Moviola: Short Film Channel Inc. 2000-612
MovieTime
(formerly known as Lonestar)
Category B
Shaw Television Limited Partnership 2000-571
2008-314 2010-781
MTV2
(formerly Razer)
Category A
Bell Media Inc. 2000-462 2004-502
MuchLoud
Category B
Bell Media Inc. 2000-520

MuchMoreMusic

Category A

Bell Media Inc.

2011-444

MuchMoreRetro
Category B
Bell Media Inc. 2000-516
MuchVibe
Category B
Bell Media Inc. 2000-519
Mystery
Category A
Canwest Media Inc. and TVA Group Inc., partners in a general partnership carrying on business as Mystery Partnership 2000-449 2004-157
National Geographic Channel
Category B
NGC Channel Inc. 2000-482
NatGeo Wild
Category B
NGC Channel Inc. 2012-218

NBA TV (Canada) – (formerly Raptors NBA TV)

Category 2
Toronto Raptors Network Ltd. 2000-627
Big Magic International (formerly Imagine Dil Se)
Category 2
Ethnic Channels Group Limited 2006-343
NTD Television
Category 2
New Tang Dynasty Television (Canada) 2011-264
NHL Network, The
Category 2
The NHL Network Inc. 2000-601
Niagara News TV
Category 2
Niagara News TV Inc. 2007-56 
Nickelodeon (formerly YTV OneWorld)
Category B
4537459 Canada Inc. 2008-257
Nuevo Mundo Television (formerly NMTV)
Category 2
NMTV inc. 2005-147
Oasis HD
Category 2
OasisHD Inc. 2005-363
OTN 3
Category B
Greek National Television Network (Canada) Inc. 2011-487
OUTtv (formerly PrideVision)
Category 1
OUTtv Network Inc. 2000-456 2001-54 2004-191
Penthouse TV
Category 2
Fifth Dimension Properties Inc. 2007-136
Persian Vision
Category 2
Persian Vision Broadcast and Media Corporation 2001-300
Pet Network
Category 2
Stornoway Communications General Partner Inc. (the general partner and 1403318 Ontario Limited (the limited partner), carrying on business as Stornoway Communications Limited Partnership 2000-692 2002-003 2004-002
Playmen (formerly HardTV)
Category 2
4510810 Canada Inc. 2005-89
2009-751
Prise 2
Category 2
TVA Group Inc. 2005-527
ProSiebenSat.1 (formerly German TV)
Category 2
Ethnic Channels Group Limited 2006-159

radX (formerly Rush HD)

Category 2
AdrenalineHD Inc. 2006-172
Reality TV
Category 2
Canwest Television Limited Partnership 2009-648
Red Hot TV (formerly Red Light District TV)
Category 2
Ten Broadcasting Inc. 2000-701
RDS Info (formerly Réseau Info Sports)
Category A
Bell Media Inc. 2000-465 2002-449
Sportsnet One (formerly Rogers Sportsnet One) Category 2 Rogers Broadcasting Limited   2010-124
RTVi
Category 2
Ethnic Channels Group Limited 2003-446
RTVi+
Category 2
Ethnic Channels Group Limited 2003-447
Rural Channel (The)
Category B
Ag-Com Productions Ltd. 2008-172
Sahara Filmy
Category 2
Soundview Entertainment Inc. 2007-383
Salt & Light
Category 2
Salt & Light Catholic Media Foundation 2001-687 2002-188 2003-563
SBTN
Category 2
Ethnic Channels Group Limited 2003-450
Seasonal Channel, The
Category B
Groupe Stingray Digital inc. 2013-66
Showcase Action
Category B
Showcase Television Inc. 2000-675
Showcase Diva
Category B
Showcase Television Inc. 2000-674
Silver Screen Classics
Category 2
1490525 Ontario Inc. 2003-473
Skinemax TV
Category B
Fifth Dimension Properties Inc. 2012-559
Sky TG 24 Canada
Category B
Telelatino Network Inc. 2000-635
Smithsonian Channel (formerly eqhd)
Category 2
QuestHD Inc. 2006-176
Soccer Television
Category 2
Telelatino Network Inc. 2006-0113
Sportsnet World (formerly Setanta Sports)
Category 2
6878482 Canada Inc. 2008-142
SSTV
Category 2
S. S. TV Inc. 2000-648
Sundance Channel (formerly Drive-in Classics)
Category B
7202342 Canada Inc. 2001-305
2009-706
Sun News
Category 2
Sun TV News General Partnership / Société en nom collectif Sun TV News 2010-882
Talentvision II
Category B
Fairchild Television Ltd. 2013-87
Tamil one (formerly Tamil TV) (formerly ITBC Television Canada)
Category 2
Tamil One Inc. 2002-403 2003-157
2008-21
Tamil Vision
Category 2
Tamil Vision Inc. 2001-420
Telebimbi
Category B
Telelatino Network Inc. 2011-638
Teleniños (formerly All Spanish Children's Television)
Category B
Telelatino Network Inc. 2011-637
TELETOON Retro
Category 2
TELETOON Canada Inc. 2005-511
TÉLÉTOON Rétro (Français)
Category 2
TELETOON Canada Inc. 2005-510
The Brand New ONE: Body, Mind, Spirit, Love Channel
Category 1
ONE: the Body, Mind & Spirit Channel Inc. 2000-450
2001-379
The Seasonal Channel
Category B
Stingray Digital Group Inc. 2013-66
Univision Canada (formerly TLN en Espanol)
Category 2
Telelatino Network Inc. 2006-470
travel + escape (formerly CTV Travel)
Category 1
7506465 Canada Inc. 2000-458 2001-495 2010-792
TVA Sports
Category 2
Groupe TVA inc. / TVA Group Inc. 2010-116
Twist TV (formerly Discovery Health Network)
Category A
Discovery Health Channel Canada ULC 2000-461
UTV Movies
Category 2
Soundview Entertainment Inc. 2010-109
Vanessa (French)
Category 2
Sex-Shop Television Inc. 2007-417
Warner Films (formerly Velocity)
Category 2
Hollywood Suite Inc. 2010-449
W Movies (formerly SexTV: The Channel)
Category B
7202377 Canada Inc. 2001-304
2009-706
Wild TV (formerly The Hunting Channel)
Category 2
Wild TV Inc. 2003-133
World Fishing Network (also known as WFN TV)
Category 2
World Fishing Network Ltd. 2005-151
YOOPA (formerly TVA Junior)
Category 2
Groupe TVA inc. / TVA Group Inc. 2010-103
Zee Cinema Canada (formerly Bollywood SD)
Category B
Ethnic Channels Group Limited 2012-129
Zee Premier Canada
Category B
Ethnic Channels Group Limited 2013-146
Zee TV Canada
(formerly Hindi Women’s TV)
Category B
Ethnic Channels Group Limited                                 2013-53
Zeste (formerly Cuisine)
Category 2
Zeste Diffusion inc. 2008-186
Zing
Category B
Ethnic Channels Group Limited 2013-147

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