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Reference: Part 1 application posted on 25 June 2015

Ottawa, 27 November 2015

Northern Native Broadcasting (Terrace, B.C.)
Terrace and Laxgalts’ap (Greenville), British Columbia

Application 2015-0580-2

CFNR-FM Terrace – New transmitter in Laxgalts’ap (Greenville)

  1. The Commission approves the application by Northern Native Broadcasting (Terrace, B.C.) to amend the broadcasting licence for the Native Type B radio programming undertaking CFNR-FM Terrace, British Columbia, in order to operate a low-power rebroadcasting transmitter in Laxgalts’ap (Greenville). The Commission did not receive any interventions in connection with this application.
  2. The new transmitter will operate at 96.1 MHz (channel 241VLP) with an effective radiated power of 8 watts (non-directional antenna with an effective height of antenna above average terrain of -162.5 metres).Footnote 1
  3. The applicant stated that it wishes to reactivate the transmitter after the local broadcast society allowed the previous broadcasting certificate to lapse.
  4. Pursuant to section 22(1) of the Broadcasting Act, this authority will only be effective when the Department of Industry (the Department) notifies the Commission that its technical requirements have been met and that a broadcasting certificate will be issued.
  5. Given that the technical parameters approved in this decision are for a low-power unprotected FM service, the Commission reminds the licensee that it will have to select another frequency if the Department so requires.
  6. The transmitter must be operational at the earliest possible date and in any event no later than 24 months from the date of this decision, unless a request for an extension of time is approved by the Commission before 27 November 2017. In order to ensure that such a request is processed in a timely manner, it should be submitted in writing at least 60 days before that date.

Secretary General

*This decision is to be appended to the licence.


Footnote 1

These technical parameters reflect those approved by the Department of Industry.

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