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Radio Submissions Archive


2010
| 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004

2010

February 10, 2010 - Submission
Broadcasting Notice of Consultation CRTC 2009-797 – Call for Comments on Proposed amendments to the Broadcasting Licence Fee Regulations, 1997 (BNC 2009-797)

February 1, 2010 - Submission
Broadcasting Notice of Consultation 2009-418 – Review of campus and community radio (BNC 2009-418)

2009

October 16, 2009 - Submission
Broadcasting Notice of Consultation 2009-418 – Review of campus and community radio (BNC 2009-418) (pdf)

September 18, 2009 - Submission
Canada Media Fund Industry Consultation - Reply Comments (pdf)

September 11, 2009 - Submission
Copyright Consultations 2009 (pdf)

September 4, 2009 - Submission
Canada Media Fund Industry Consultation
Response of the Canadian Association of Broadcasters
(pdf)

January 23, 2009 - Submission
Review of English- and French-Language Broadcasting Services in English and French Minority Communities in Canada – Broadcasting NPH CRTC 2008-12, CAB Reply Comments (pdf)

January 13, 2009 - Oral Presentation
Review of English- and French-Language Broadcasting Services in English and French Minority Communities in Canada – Broadcasting NPH CRTC 2008-12 (pdf)

2008

December 5, 2008 - Submission
Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2008-11: Notice of consultation and hearing: Canadian broadcasting in new media (pdf)

November 28, 2008 - Submission
Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing/Telecom Public Notice CRTC 2008-8: Unresolved issues related to the accessibility of telecommunications and broadcasting services to persons with disabilities Undertakings (pdf version)

November 20, 2008 - Submission
Broadcasting NPH CRTC 2008-12: Review of English and French Language broadcasting services in English and French linguistic minority communities in Canada (pdf)

November 17, 2008 - CAB Oral Presentation
Unresolved Issues Related to the Accessibility of Telecommunications and Broadcasting Services to Persons with Disabilities - Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2008-8

October 6, 2008 - Submission
Broadcasting NPH/Telecom PN CRTC 2008-8: Unresolved issues related to the accessibility of telecommunications and broadcasting services to persons with disabilities - Reply Comments (pdf version)

September 5, 2008 - Statement of Case
Consolidated Commercial Radio Tariffs Proceeding (2008 to 2012) (pdf)

July 24, 2008 - Submission
Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing/Telecom Public Notice CRTC 2008-8: Unresolved issues related to the accessibility of telecommunications and broadcasting services to persons with disabilities (pdf)

July 10, 2008 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2008-44: Notice of consultation: Call for comments on the scope of a future proceeding on Canadian broadcasting in new media (pdf)

June 13, 2008 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice 2008-16, Call for comments on the definition of emerging Canadian artists on commercial radio – Phase II – Reply comments (pdf)

May 30, 2008 - Submission
Public Safety Canada by the Canadian Association of Broadcasters – Public Alerting in Canada: Achieving Effective Emergency Message Distribution via Radio and Television Broadcasting Stations (pdf)

May 26, 2008 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice 2008-16, Call for comments on the definition of emerging Canadian artists on commercial radio (pdf) (Paragraphs 13 to 25, Nouvelle proposition de définition d’artiste canadien émergent - marché francophone, are only available in French)

May 2, 2008 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice 2008-2: Item 27- Application No. 2007-1694-6 by Russ Wagg for a Low-power English-language FM Commercial Radio Programming Undertaking in Quadra Island, British-Columbia (pdf)

April 30, 2008 - Submission
CAB - 2007-08 Report on Diversity in Broadcasting (pdf version complete with appendices)

  • Appendix A:
Diversity Best Practices for Private Radio (pdf version)
  • Appendix B:
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2007-122, Canadian Association of Broadcasters’ Best Practices for Diversity in Private Radio; Reporting requirements on cultural diversity for commercial radio operators. (only available in pdf)
  • Appendix C:
Changing Channels: Improving Media Portrayals of Disability’ Abilities Magazine, Spring 2008 (only available in pdf)
  • Appendix D:
CAB Special Update on Diversity #1 – April 10, 2008 (pdf version)

April 18, 2008 - Letter
CAB Brief on Intellectual Property addressed to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology (pdf)

April 15, 2008 - Letter
Letter to CRTC re Proposed Amendments to the Radio Regulations, 1986 (pdf)

March 4, 2008 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice 2008-1: Call for comments on the policy of the broadcast of hits by FM radio stations (Appendices only avilable in French) (pdf)

February 29, 2008 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice 2008-6: Call for comments on the public disclosure of aggregated financial data for large ownership groups of over-the-air television and radio broadcasters Reply Comments (pdf)

February 26, 2008 - Letter to all Members of Parliament
CAB Concerns concerning Copyright Reform (pdf)

February 19, 2008 - Submission
Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2007-15: Proceeding on the Canadian Television Fund (CTF) Task Force Report - Response to Undertakings and Follow-up Comments (pdf)

February 15, 2008 - Submission
Business Coalition Identifies Need for Reproduction Exception in Copyright Act (pdf)

February 14, 2008 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice 2008-6, Call for comments on the public disclosure of aggregated financial data for large ownership groups of over-the-air television and radio broadcasters (pdf)

February 4, 2008 - Presentation
Proceeding on the Canadian Television Fund Task Force Report Notice of Public Hearing 2007-15 - Presentation by Glenn O'Farrell, President & CEO, CAB (pdf)

January 31, 2008 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2007-139 (the “BPN”), Call for comments on ways to streamline the determination of the allocation of the value of the transaction in changes in the effective control of a broadcasting undertaking (pdf)

January 29, 2008 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2007-143, Item 1 – Application No. 2007-1589-9 by TFG Communications Inc. (TFG) to amend the licence of CJEF-FM Saint John, New Brunswick (pdf)

January 22, 2008 - Submission
CAB comments respecting Canada Gazette, Part I; 28 November 2007; “Consultation on Proposed Conditions of Licence to Mandate Roaming and Antenna Tower and Site Sharing and to Prohibit Exclusive Site Arrangements”; Notice DGRB-010-07 (pdf)

January 11, 2008 - Submission
CAB’s Response to the Competition Policy Review Panel Consultation Paper Sharpening Canada’s Competitive Edge (pdf)

2007

December 20, 2007 - Letter
CAB Objection to Request for an Interim Tariff - AVLA/SOPROQ Commercial Radio Tariff (2008-2011) (pdf)

December 6, 2007 - Letter
Letter re. Amendments to the Broadcasting Procedures and Rules, Part 3 (BPR-3), permitting permanent HD Radio IBOC DRB operations in the FM broadcasting band (pdf)

November 29, 2007 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2007-89 – Call for Comments on the Canadian Association of Broadcasters’ proposed Equitable Portrayal Code (pdf)

October 24, 2007 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2007-114: Call for comments on a proposed Practice Direction on the Provision of Confidential Access to Confidential Information (pdf)

October 12, 2007 - Submission
Broadcasting PN CRTC 2007-5 - Diversity of Voices Proceedings - Reply Comments (pdf)

October 5, 2007 - Letter
Letter to the Minister of Industry Re: Proposed Copyright Board of Canada Decision-Making Regulation (pdf)

September 14, 2007 - Letter
Letter re Consolidation of Tariffs - SOCAN, NRCC, CSI, AVLA-SOPROQ Commercial Radio Tariff Proposals 2008 (pdf)

September 13, 2007 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2007-64, Call for comments on a proposed Broadcasting Ownership Information Management System (pdf)

July 25, 2007 - Submission
Objection to AVLA/SOPROQ Tariff 2008-2011 Reproduction of Sound Recordings by Commercial Radio Stations (pdf)

July 18, 2007 - Submission
Objection to CMRRA/SODRAC Inc. – Online Music Services Tariff 2008 (pdf)

July 18, 2007 - Submission
Objection to CMRRA/SODRAC Inc. (CSI) Tariff 2008-2012 Reproduction of Musical Works by Commercial Radio Stations (pdf)

July 18, 2007 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2007-5 - Diversity of Voices Proceedings (pdf)

July 6, 2007 - Submission
Diversity in Radio – Reporting Requirements for Small Radio Operators (pdf)

June 29, 2007 - Submission
Examination of the role of the public broadcaster in the 21st Century – CAB response to follow-up questions (pdf)

June13, 2007 - Submission
Emergency alert services – CAB follow-up to Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2007-20 (pdf)

May 25 , 2007 - Submission
Advanced Wireless Services Spectrum Auction – consultation paper (pdf)

April 30 , 2007 - Submission
CAB - 2006-07 Report on Diversity in Broadcasting (pdf version)

  • Appendix A:
List of Consulted Stakeholders (pdf version)
  • Appendix B:
Images from the PSA - Open your Mind (only available in pdf)
  • Appendix C:
CAB Column in the Canadian Association of Independent Living Centres Newsletter, « The Perspective » (pdf version)
  • Appendix D:
Revised Best Practices for Diversity in Private Radio (pdf version)
  • Appendix E:
“CAB 101” Leave-Behind Document (pdf version)

April 27, 2007 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2007-30 – Application No. 2007-0164-0 by King’s Kids Promotions Outreach Ministries Incorporated relating to CKKK-FM Peterborough, Ontario (pdf)

April 17, 2007 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2007-26, Item 7 – Application No. 2007-0216-9 by 663975 B.C. Ltd. relating to CKFU-FM Fort St. John, B.C. (pdf)

April 10, 2007 - CAB Filing
SOCAN/NRCC Tariff 1.A (Commercial Radio Stations) Rehearing (pdf)

April 5, 2007 - Submission
Avis d’audience publique de radiodiffusion CRTC 2007-3 – Demandes des renouvellement de licence des entreprises de programmation radio FM commerciale de langue française exploitées dans différents marchés au Québec – Item 7 à 18 (pdf) (only available in French)

March 23, 2007 - Submission
CAB submission to the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage - A full investigation of the role for a public broadcaster in the 21st century (pdf)

March 9, 2007 - Statement of Case
Socan Tariff 22 - Communications of Musical Works via the Internet or Similar Transmission Facilities (pdf)

March 08, 2007 - Submission
Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2007-1 – Applications to operate English-language FM commercial radio programming undertakings in Sudbury, Ontario – Applications 2005-1365-7, 2005-1491-0, 2006-0930-8, 2006-1157-6, 2006-1161-7, 2006-1177-4 (pdf)


2006

November 17, 2006 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2006-131, Item 1 – Application No. 2006-1044-5 by TFG Communications Inc. (TFG) to amend the licence of CJEF-FM Saint John, New Brunswick (pdf)

September 5, 2006 - Submission
Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2006-8 Mandatory order on Harmony Broadcasting Corporation. Relating to Radio Station CJWV-FM Winnipeg, Manitoba (pdf)

September 1, 2006 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2006-96, Item 9: Application No. 2006-0823-4 by TELUS Communications Inc. (TELUS) to amend the licences of its cable distribution undertakings serving various locations in British Columbia, Alberta and Quebec (pdf)

August 17, 2006 - Submission
Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2006-7: Application No. 2005-1584-3 by S.S. TV Inc. for a licence to operate an English-language AM commercial (ethnic) radio programming undertaking in Brampton (pdf)

August 10, 2006 - Submission
CAB Comments on Telecommunications Policy Review Panel Final Report (pdf)

July 25, 2006 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2006-78, Item 1: Application No. 2006-0667-6 by Bell Canada (Bell) to amend the licences of its cable distribution undertakings serving various locations in Ontario and Quebec (pdf)

July 20, 2006 - Submission
Proposed CAB Equitable Portrayal Code (pdf)

June 23, 2006 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2006-48: Call for comments on a proposed exemption order for mobile television broadcasting undertakings (PN 2006-48) – Reply comments of the Canadian Association of Broadcasters (CAB) (pdf)

June 23, 2006 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2006-63 Application No. 2005-1588-5 by Houssen Broadcasting Ltd Relating to Radio Station CKOE-FM Moncton, New-Brunswick (pdf)

June 12, 2006 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2006-58, Item 6: Application No. 2006-0196-5 by Rogers Cable Communications Inc. (Rogers Cable) to amend the licences of its cable distribution undertakings serving various locations in Ontario, New Brunswick and Newfoundland (pdf)

June 12, 2006 - Submission
Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2006-1 – Review of the Commercial Radio Policy – CAB Reply Phase Comments (pdf)

June 9, 2006 - Submission
PN 2006-48 Call for comments on a proposed exemption order for mobile television broadcasting undertakings (pdf)

March 15, 2006 - Submission
Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2006-1 Review of the Commercial Radio Policy (pdf)

  • Appendix A:
Forecast for radio: Sunny, with storm clouds on the horizon - Communic@tions Management Inc. (pdf)
  • Appendix B:
Evaluation of the Canadian Radio Advertising Model - OzWorks Marketing Communications (pdf)
  • Appendix C:
Radio economic trends by market size, 1995-2004 - Communic@tions Management Inc. (pdf)
  • Appendix D:
Best Practices for Diversity in Private Radio (pdf)
  • Appendix E:
Annual Report to CRTC on Diversity in Radio (pdf)
  • Appendix F:
Observations and Comments on the Digital Transition (pdf)
  • Appendix G:
Status of DAB Around the World - Peter Fleming Consulting (pdf)
  • Appendix H:
The Music Distribution Industry in Canada - Larry Leblanc (pdf)
  • Appendix I:
The Making of a Commercial Music Radio Playlist:
A Primer - David Gollob
(pdf)
  • Appendix J:
BDS Custom Library Analysis - Bohn & Associates Media (pdf)
  • Appendix K:
Specified Procedures Report - PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (pdf)

March 10, 2006 - Submission
Notice of Broadcasting Public Hearing CRTC 2006-12 Application No. 2005-185-9 by 663975 B.C. Ltd Relating to Radio Station CKFU-FM Fort St-John, British- Columbia (pdf)

March 2, 2006 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2006-16 Call for comments on the Commission’s service standards – Comments of the Canadian Association of Broadcasters (pdf)

January 25, 2006 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2005-127 Application No. 2005-1198-2 by Sound of Faith Broadcasting Relating to Radio Station CHJX-FM London (pdf)

2005

December 23, 2005 - Submission
Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2005-111: Application No. 2005-0869-0 by Sound of Faith Broadcasting Relating to Radio Station CJTW-FM Kitchener (pdf)

November 18, 2005 - Submission
Avis d’audience publique en radiodiffusion CRTC 2005-9 : Demande présentée par Radio Matagami pour l’implantation d’une radio communautaire à Chibougamau (no.: 2005-0477-1) (pdf) (only available in French)

November 14, 2005 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2005-95 Application No. 2005-0502-6 by Sound of Faith Broadcasting Relating to Radio Station CJFH-FM Woodstock (pdf)

October 25, 2005 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2005-81 – Viewing and Expenditure Incentives for English-language Television Drama – Call for Comments (pdf) (T) (S)

October 25, 2005 - Submission
Request for Deferral of the Commercial Radio Policy Review
Proceeding
(pdf)

September 28, 2005 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2005-84 – Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Request for Nested FM Transmitters – Applications # 2005-0566-2 and 2005-0569-6 (pdf)

September 27, 2005 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2005-82 – Call for comments on a regulatory framework for mobile broadcasting services, Phase II (pdf)

September 20, 2005 - Submission
Request for Deferral of the Commercial Radio Policy Review Proceeding (pdf)

September 15 , 2005 - Submission
Canadian Association of Broadcasters Phase 2 submission in reply
to comments filed in Phase 1 of the Telecommunications Policy Review
(pdf)

September 12 , 2005 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2005-82 – Call for comments on a regulatory framework for mobile broadcasting services (pdf)

September 7 , 2005 - Submission
Industry Canada Gazette Notice DGTP-001-05: Consultation on a renewed spectrum policy framework for Canada and continued advancements in spectrum management (pdf)

August 25, 2005 - Submission
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2005-69 – Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Request for Nested FM Transmitters – Applications # 2005-0567-0, 2005-0565-4 and 2005-0568-8 (pdf)

May 12, 2005 - Submission
Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2005-4 – Application No. 2004-0662-0 by Dyracom Communications Inc. (pdf)

May 6, 2005 - Submission
Canada Gazette Notice SMSE-002-05 — “Consultation Paper on the Introduction of Wireless Systems Using Ultra-wideband Technology” (pdf)

February 23, 2005 - Submission
Presentation before the Senate Committee on Transport and Communications – Review of Canadian Media Industries (pdf)

2004

August 13, 2004 - Submission
Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2004-5 – Application No. 2004-0040-9 by Little Mountain Radio (pdf)

August 13, 2004 - Submission
Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2004-5 - Application No. 2004-0355-1 by Sound of Faith Broadcasting Relating to Radio Station CJTW-FM Kitchener (pdf)

August 4, 2004 - Submission
Implementation of Hybrid FM and AM Digital IBOC Signals in the United States (pdf)

July 2, 2004 - Submission
Public Notice CRTC 2004-35 - Application No. 2003-1236-4 by 902890 ALBERTA LTD. Relating to Radio Station CIHS-FM Wetaskiwin (pdf)

May 10, 2004 - Submission
Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2004-3 Application No. 2003-1459-2 Wesley Shaw (pdf)

May 10, 2004 - Submission
Intervention by the CAB to Items 1 to 9 of Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2004-3, applications for renewal of the licences of radio stations CJLB-FM, CKPR and CJSD-FM of Thunder Bay Ontario, CHTN, CFCY and CHLQ-FM of Charlottetown, PEI, CHNO-FM, CJMX-FM, CJRQ-FM and CIGM of Sudbury, Ontario, and CIEZ-FM, CFRQ-FM, CFDR, CJCH and CIOO-FM of Halifax, Nova Scotia (pdf)

January 22, 2004 - Submission
Broadcasting Notice of Public Hearing CRTC 2003-11 – Application No. 2003-1073-0 by Dyracom Communications Inc. (pdf)