Related Documents - Form 114 - Community Radio

Acts, regulations and directions

Industry codes


  • List of broadcasting regulatory policies
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  • Provisions requiring the mandatory distribution of emergency alert messages (Broadcasting Regulatory Policy CRTC 2014-444)
  • Standard conditions of licence for campus and community radio stations (Broadcasting Regulatory Policy CRTC 2012-304)
  • Campus and community radio policy (Broadcasting Regulatory Policy CRTC 2010-499)
  • Revised Content Categories and Sub-categories for Radio (Broadcasting Regulatory Policy v 2010-819)

For additional information, the Commission suggests consulting the following documents:

  • Revised approach to non-compliance by radio stations (Broadcasting Information Bulletin CRTC 2011-347)
  • Procedures for filing confidential information and requesting its disclosure in Commission proceedings (Broadcasting and Telecom Information Bulletin CRTC 2010-961)
  • Guidelines on the CRTC Rules of Practice and Procedure (Broadcasting and Telecom Information Bulletin CRTC 2010-959)
  • Obligation relating to the electronic filing of applications and use of Commission forms (Broadcasting and Telecom Information Bulletin CRTC 2010-453-2)
  • Revised guidelines for the application of the Common Ownership Policy for Radio (Broadcasting Information Bulletin CRTC 2010-341)
  • Advertising of Alcoholic Beverages, Broadcast (Public Notices CRTC 1997-12, 1999-132)
  • Ethnic Broadcasting Policy (Public Notice CRTC 1999-117)

You must apply to Industry Canada for a frequency and broadcast certification or amendment. Available frequencies are scarce in some major urban areas. For more information, call Industry Canada toll-free at 1-800-328-6189 or check its website for offices across the country.