This page has been archived on the Web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.

Ottawa, 7 October 2009

Our Reference:  8663-C12-200907321



Re:   Telecom Notice of Consultation CRTC 2009-261 - Proceeding to consider the appropriateness of mandating certain wholesale high-speed access services


The Commission is in receipt of a letter, dated 6 October 2009, from MTS Allstream Inc. (MTS Allstream) seeking clarification on the scope of Telecom Notice of Consultation CRTC 2009-261, and requesting that Bell Canada, Bell Aliant Regional Communications, Limited Partnership and Télébec, Limited Partnership and TELUS Communications Company be directed to provide responses to interrogatories posed by MTS Allstream concerning the latter's alternate service model filed in the course of the proceeding.

Parties may file comments with the Commission on MTS Allstream's request, serving a copy on all other parties, by 9 October 2009 .  MTS Allstream may file reply comments, serving a copy on other parties, by 13 October 2009 .

Comments are to be received, and not merely sent, by the above dates.

Yours sincerely,

Original signed by

Paul Godin
Director General
Competition, Costing and Tariffs


c.c.:   Julian Brainerd, CRTC, 819-934-6376,  

          Tom Vilmansen, CRTC, 819-997-9253,  

Distribution L ist

Date modified: