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Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2007-267

  Ottawa, 1 August 2007
  Fabrique de la Paroisse du Sacré-Coeur du diocèse d'Ottawa
Ottawa, Ontario
  Application 2007-0082-4, received 17 January 2007
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2007-50
15 May 2007

VF8013 Ottawa - Licence renewal


The Commission renews the broadcasting licence for the French-language, religious FM radio programming undertaking VF8013 Ottawa, from 1 September 2007 to 31 August 2014.


The licensee broadcasts a minimum of 30 hours of local programming per broadcast week, including live broadcasts of masses, marriages, funerals, baptisms and other religious ceremonies.


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


The Commission emphasizes that the licensee must not broadcast the programming of any other programming undertaking and that the programming broadcast by the licensee must meet the needs of the community it serves.


The licence will be subject to the conditions specified therein, as well as to the following conditions:
  • The licensee shall devote its programming solely to programming consisting of religious services, with the exception of programs or program segments produced by the licensee for the purpose of ensuring balance on matters of public concern. Such programs or program segments must adhere to guidelines (i) to (iv) contained in section III.B.2a) of Religious broadcasting policy, Public Notice CRTC 1993-78, 3 June 1993 (Public Notice 1993-78);
  • The licensee shall adhere to the guidelines on ethics for religious programming set out in section IV of Public Notice 1993-78 regarding tolerance, integrity, social responsibility and solicitation of funds; and
  • The licensee shall not broadcast advertising material.
  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: 2007-08-01

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