ARCHIVED - Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2012-371

This page has been archived on the Web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.

PDF version

Route reference: 2012-372

Additional reference: 2012-370

Ottawa, 10 July 2012

Various radio programming undertakings
Across Canada

Administrative renewals

1. The Commission renews the broadcasting licences for the radio programming undertakings set out in the appendix to this decision from 1 September 2012 to 31 March 2013, subject to the terms and conditions in effect under the current licences.

2. The renewal applications have been published in Notice of applications received, Broadcasting Notice of Consultation CRTC 2012-372, 10 July 2012. However, the Commission will not be able to make its determinations on these applications before the licences expire.

3. The Commission notes that the undertakings listed in the appendix to this decision are the subject of applications by BCE Inc. (BCE), on behalf of Astral Media Inc. (Astral) and its licensed subsidiaries, for authority to change the effective control of Astral’s broadcasting undertakings to BCE, as announced in Notice of hearing, Broadcasting Notice of Consultation CRTC 2012-370, 10 July 2012. These administrative renewals will allow the Commission to render its decision on those applications before issuing new licences for the above-noted undertakings.

Secretary General

*This decision is to be appended to each licence.

Appendix to Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2012-371

New Brunswick

Licensee Stations
Astral Media Radio Atlantic Inc. CFXY-FM Fredericton
CIKX-FM Grand Falls and its transmitter CIKX-FM-1 Plaster Rock

Nova Scotia

Licensee Station
Astral Media Radio Atlantic Inc. CKTO-FM Truro


Licensee Stations
Astral Media Radio Inc. CFIX-FM Chicoutimi
CIMF-FM Gatineau and its transmitter CIMF-FM-1 Hawkesbury, Ontario
CJMV-FM Val-d’Or
CJMM-FM Rouyn-Noranda and its transmitter CJMM-FM-1 La Sarre


Licensee Stations
Astral Media Radio G.P. CHRE-FM St. Catharines
CHTZ-FM St. Catharines
CKQB-FM Ottawa and its transmitter CKQB-FM-1 Pembroke
CKSL London
CKTB St. Catharines


Licensee Stations
Astral Media Radio G.P. CKMM-FM Winnipeg
CKX-FM Brandon
CFQX-FM Selkirk


Licensee Stations
Astral Media Radio G.P. CFBR-FM Edmonton
CFMG-FM St. Albert
CFRN Edmonton
CJAY-FM Calgary and its transmitters CJAY-FM-1 Banff and CJAY-FM-3 Invermere, British Columbia
CKMX Calgary and its transmitter CFVP Calgary

British Columbia

Licensee Stations
Astral Media Radio G.P. CFTK Terrace
CHRX-FM Fort St. John and its transmitter CHRX-FM-1 Dawson Creek
CHSU-FM Kelowna and its transmitter CHSU-FM-1 Big White Mountain
CJAT-FM Trail and its transmitters CKFC Creston, CJAT-FM-1 Castlegar and CJAT-FM-2 Grand Forks
CJDC Dawson Creek and its transmitter CJDC-1-FM Tumbler Ridge
CIOR Princeton
CKFR Kelowna
CJOR Osoyoos and its transmitter CJOR-FM Oliver
CKKC-FM Nelson and its transmitters CKZX-FM New Denver, CKZX-FM-1 Kaslo, CKKC-1-FM Crawford Bay and CKBS-FM Nakusp
CJMG-FM Penticton and its transmitter CJMG-FM-2 Oliver
CJFW-FM Terrace and its transmitters CJFW-FM-1 Kitimat, CJFW-FM-2 Prince Rupert, CJFW-FM-3 Sandspit, CJFW-FM-4 Masset, CJFW-FM-5 Burns Lake, CJFW-FM-6 Smithers, CJFW-FM-7 Houston and CJFW-FM-8 Hazleton
CKOR Penticton
CKRX-FM Fort Nelson
CKXR-FM Salmon Arm and its transmitters CKXR-FM-1 Sorrento, CKXR-FM-2 Enderby and CKXR-FM-3 Sicamous
Date modified: