ARCHIVED - Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2005-358

This page has been archived on the Web

Information identified as archived on the Web is for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. Archived Decisions, Notices and Orders (DNOs) remain in effect except to the extent they are amended or reversed by the Commission, a court, or the government. The text of archived information has not been altered or updated after the date of archiving. Changes to DNOs are published as “dashes” to the original DNO number. Web pages that are archived on the Web are not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards. As per the Communications Policy of the Government of Canada, you can request alternate formats by contacting us.


Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2005-358

  Ottawa, 29 July 2005
  CHOY-FM limitée
Moncton, New Brunswick
  Application 2005-0079-5
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2005-47
13 May 2005

CHOY-FM Moncton - Licence renewal


The Commission renews the broadcasting licence for the French-language commercial radio programming undertaking CHOY-FM Moncton, from 1 September 2005 to 31 August 2012.


The Commission did not receive any interventions in connection with this application.


The Commission notes that in  New commercial French-language FM radio service in Moncton, Decision CRTC 2000-361, 24 August 2000 (Decision 2000-361), the licensee was required by condition of licence to make annual contributions of $22,000 over a seven-year period (a total of $154,000) for an annual talent contest not including the associated promotional budget. This annual event is to be broadcast and used to promote Francophone talent in the Moncton area and in the neighbouring counties of Westmorland and Kent.


The licence will be subject to the conditions set out in New licence form for commercial radio stations, Public Notice CRTC 1999-137, 24 August 1999, as well as to the following condition:

In addition to the contributions required pursuant to condition of licence #5 set out in Public Notice CRTC 1999-137, the licensee shall contribute a minimum of $22,000 per year for the promotion of Canadian talent as described at paragraph 27 of Decision 2000-361, until the licensee's total contributions, including those made during the previous licence term, equal $154,000. 


In accordance with Implementation of an employment equity policy, Public Notice CRTC 1992-59, 1 September 1992, the Commission encourages the licensee to consider employment equity issues in its hiring practices and in all other aspects of its management of human resources.
  Secretary General
  This decision is to be appended to the licence. It is available in alternative format upon request, and may also be examined in PDF format or in HTML at the following Internet site: 

Date Modified: 2005-07-29

Date modified: