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Telecom Order CRTC 2005-385

  Ottawa, 24 November 2005

Bell West Inc.

  Reference: Tariff Notices 8, 8A and 8B

Customer Specific Arrangement


The Commission received an application by Bell West Inc. (Bell West), dated 25 September 2003 and amended on 3 October 2003 and 10 October 2003, requesting approval of Tariff Notice 8 (TN 8), under National Services Tariff item 720.15, related to services provided under Customer Specific Arrangement (CSA) contract number P1-74.


The CSA filed under TN 8 is a type 2 CSA consisting of a bundle of the following General Tariff services: Local Access Business Line (including Centrex), Centrex Microlink, and Centrex Megalink, and the following forborne services: Long Distance, Toll-Free (Calling card and outbound), Frame Relay, Private Line, Business Internet Dedicated, and Ethernet Internetworking. The minimum contract period for this CSA is 39 months.


Bell West's application received interim approval in Telecom Order CRTC 2003-433, 28 October 2003.


No comments were received with respect to this application.

Commission's analysis and determination


The Commission has reviewed the services in this CSA bundle, and is satisfied that the services, rates, terms and conditions provided are properly identified in the proposed tariff pages and meet the requirements specified in Review of Bell Canada's customer-specific arrangements filed pursuant to Telecom Decision 2002-76, Telecom Decision CRTC 2003-63, 23 September 2003 (Decision 2003-63).


The Commission has also reviewed the imputation test filed with Bell West's application and is satisfied that the costing directives specified in Decision 2003-63 were applied and that the rates proposed in TN 8 pass the imputation test.


In light of the above, the Commission approves on a final basis the application by Bell West.
  Secretary General
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