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Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2002-389

Ottawa, 29 November 2002

Various licensees
Across Canada

Revocation of the licences for exempted small cable distribution undertakings


In Exemption order respecting cable systems having fewer than 2,000 subscribers, Public Notice CRTC 2001-121, 7 December 2001 (Public Notice 2001-121), the Commission announced its determination to exempt from licensing requirements and associated regulations those cable systems that serve small and rural communities, and have fewer than 2,000 subscribers, subject to the criteria announced in the exemption order attached to that notice. The Commission invited those licensees wishing to avail themselves of the benefits of exemption to submit an application for the revocation of their licences.


Attached is a list of undertakings whose licensees have confirmed their eligibility for exemption and have requested that their licences be revoked.


Pursuant to section 9(1)(e) and section 24(1) of the Broadcasting Act, the Commission hereby revokes the licences issued to the licensees listed in the appendix to this decision.


The Commission reminds the operators of these undertakings that they must, at all times, comply with the criteria contained in the exemption order for small cable undertakings, attached to Public Notice 2001-121.

Secretary General

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Appendix to Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2002-389


List of exempted small cable undertakings for which the licences are surrendered:





Coop Télé-Câble Ste-Clotilde-de-Beauce


Constance Bay

Persona Communications Inc.

Little Britain

Persona Communications Inc.

Scugog Island

Persona Communications Inc.


Grand Coulee

Askivision Systems Inc.


Askivision Systems Inc.


Town of Imperial

Date Modified: 2002-11-29

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