Related Documents - Form 118 - Developmental (Campus or 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)
  • Campus Radio Policy (Public Notices CRTC 2000-12, 2000-12-1)
  • Community Radio Policy (Public Notices CRTC 2000-13, 2000-13-1)
  • Ethnic Broadcasting Policy (Public Notice CRTC 1999-117)
  • Religious Broadcasting Policy (Public Notice CRTC 1993-78)
  • Revised Content Categories and Sub-categories for Radio (Broadcasting Regulatory Policy CRTC 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)
  • New licence form for community radio stations (Public Notice CRTC 2000-157)
  • New licence form for campus radio stations (Public Notice CRTC 2000-156)
  • Advertising of Alcoholic Beverages, Broadcast (Public Notices CRTC 1997-12, 1999-132)

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.