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Telecom Order


Ottawa, 7 May 1999


Telecom Order CRTC 99-431


The Stentor companies filed applications for the provision of automatic disconnection announcements to the customers of service providers that have been disconnected, and the bulk transfer of customers from the carrier identification code of one service provider to that of another.


File Nos.: AGT TN 631; BC TEL TN 3329; Bell TN 5521; Island Tel TN 385; MTS TN 141; MT&T TN 542; NBTel TN 463; and NewTel TN 435


1.In Telecom Order CRTC 95-1145 dated 25 October 1995, the Commission stated that the interim approval for charges associated with the bulk transfer of a customer base between equal access service providers will continue until such time as the Commission has reviewed these charges and made its final determination with respect to the individual PIC (Primary Interexchange Carrier) transfer charge in the Equal Access proceeding.


2.The Commission found a 25% mark-up for competitor services to be appropriate in Unbundled Rates to Provide Equal Access, Telecom Decision CRTC 97-6, 10 April 1997.


3.In light of the foregoing, the Commission orders that the proposed tariff revisions be approved on a final basis.


Secretary General


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