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Ottawa, 24 February 2012

Various licensees
Various locations

Administrative renewals – Video-on-demand programming undertakings

1.      The Commission renews the broadcasting licences for the video-on-demand (VOD) programming undertakings listed in the appendix to this decision from 1 March 2012 to 31 May 2012, subject to the terms and conditions in effect under the current licences.1

2.      This decision does not dispose of any substantive issue that may exist with respect to the renewal of these licences.

Secretary General

*This decision is to be appended to each licence.

Appendix to Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2012-116



Bell ExpressVu Inc. (the general partner) and Bell Canada (the limited partner), carrying on business as Bell ExpressVu Limited Partnership


Cogeco Cable Canada Inc.2

Regional – Quebec and Ontario

MTS Inc.3

Regional – Manitoba

Rogers Communications Inc. and Fido Solutions Inc., partners in a general partnership carrying on business as Rogers Communications Partnership


Saskatchewan Telecommunications

Regional – Saskatchewan

TELUS Communications Inc., and 1219823 Alberta ULC and Emergis Inc. in partnership with TELUS Communications Inc. in TELE-MOBILE Company, partners in a general partnership carrying on business as TELUS Communications Company


Videon Cablesystems Inc.

Regional – British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario

Videotron Ltd. and 9227-2590 Québec inc., partners in a general partnership carrying on business as Videotron General Partnership

Regional – Quebec


[1] The broadcasting licences for these VOD programming undertakings were administratively renewed from 1 September 2011 to 29 February 2012 in Administrative renewals – Video-on-demand programming undertakings, Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2011-526, 25 August 2011.

[2] The Commission issued Cogeco Cable Canada Inc.’s licence renewal application under the name “Cogeco Cable Canada GP Inc. (the general partner) and Cogeco Cable Canada Inc. (the limited partner), carrying on business as Cogeco Cable Canada LP.” However, in Video-on-demand service – Acquisition of assets (corporate reorganization), Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2011-782, 16 December 2011, the Commission approved an application by Cogeco Cable Canada Inc. for authority to acquire, as part of a corporate reorganization, the assets of the regional video-on-demand undertaking from Cogeco Cable Canada GP Inc. (the general partner) and Cogeco Cable Canada Inc. (the limited partner), carrying on business as Cogeco Cable Canada LP, which resulted in a change of name for this licensee.

[3] On 1 January 2012, MTS Allstream Inc. changed its name to MTS Inc.

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