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Ottawa, 28 May 2015

Our reference: 8663-C12-201503186


To: Distribution List

RE: Review of basic telecommunications services, Telecom Notice of Consultation 2015-134Footnote 1 - Changes to filing dates

On 4 May 2015, the Commission received a request from the Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC), the Consumers’ Association of Canada, the ACORN Canada, the National Pensioners Federation, and the Council of Senior Citizens’ Organizations of British Columbia (collectively, PIAC et al.). PIAC et al. requested that the deadline for initial interventions be deferred from 30 June 2015 to 24 July 2015 and that the deadline for the initial interrogatories be deferred from 7 August to 21 August 2015.

The Commission received comments on PIAC et al.’s request from Bell Canada, the British Columbia Broadband Association, the Canadian Independent Telephone Company Joint Task Force, Rogers Communications Partnership, SSi Group of Companies, and TELUS Communications Company.

Changes to filing dates set out in Telecom Notice of Consultation 2015-134

This is to inform you that the 30 June 2015 deadline for filing initial interventions in this proceeding will be postponed to 14 July 2015. Further details regarding revisions to other filing dates for this proceeding will be issued shortly in amendment to Telecom Notice of Consultation 2015-134.

Change to the filing date for responses to requests for information

In addition, requests were made to postpone the 30 June 2015 deadline for filing responses to requests for information that were issued on 7 May and 15 May 2015.Footnote 2 In light of the change to the intervention deadline noted above, responses to these requests for information are now to be filed by 14 July 2015.

Yours sincerely,

Original signed by

John Macri
Director, Policy Framework
Telecommunications Sector

cc: Christine Bailey, CRTC,

Distribution List:


Bell Aliant Regional Communications, Limited Partnership,
Bell Canada,
MTS Inc.,
Saskatchewan Telecommunications,
Télébec, Société en commandite,
TELUS Communications Company,  
Northwestel Inc.,  
Amtelecom Telco GP Inc.,
Brooke Telecom Co-operative Ltd,
Bruce Telecom,
CityWest Telephone Corporation,
Cochrane Telecom Services,
Execulink Telecom Inc.,
Groupe Maskatel LP,
Gosfield North Communication Co-operative Limited,
Hay Communications Co-operative Limited,
Huron Telecommunications Co-operative Limited,
La Cie de Téléphone de Courcelles Inc.,
La Compagnie de Téléphone de Lambton Inc.,
La Compagnie de téléphone de St-Victor,
La Compagnie de téléphone Upton inc.,
Lansdowne Rural Telephone Company Ltd,
Mornington Communications Co-operative Limited,
Nexicom Telecommunications Inc.,
Nexicom Telephones Inc.,
North Frontenac Telephone Corporation Ltd,
NorthernTel, Limited Partnership,
NRTC Communications,
People's Tel Limited Partnership,
Quadro Communications Co-operative Inc.,
Roxborough Telephone Company Limited,
Sogetel inc.,
Téléphone de St-Éphrem inc.,
Téléphone Milot Inc.,
Tuckersmith Communications Co-operative Limited,
Wightman Telecom Ltd,
WTC Communications,

Other TSPs

2094206 Ontario Ltd (Ruralwave),  
4141903 Canada Inc. (Storm Internet Services),
9144-3036 Quebec Inc.,
A.B.C. Allen Business Communications Ltd,  
Access Communications Co-operative Limited,
Axia SuperNet Ltd./Axia Connect Ltd,
Bell Mobility Inc.,
BC Hydro and Power Authority,
Bragg Communications Incorporated (EastLink),  Broadband Communications North Inc.,
Cable Cable Inc., 
CityWest Mobility Corp.,
Cogeco Cable Canada LP,
Comwave Networks Inc.,
Corridor Communications Inc.,
Développement Innovations Haut-Richelieu,
Distributel Communications Limited,
Duclos & Michaud Télécom Inc.,
Fibernetics Corporation,
Figment Cablesystems Inc.,  
G.P.N. Wireless Network Solutions Ltd,  
GwaiiTel Society,
Harewaves Wireless Inc.,  
Hydro One Telecom Inc.,
Ice Wireless Inc.,
Infosat Communications LP,
Iristel Inc.,
Latitude Wireless,
Lemalu Holdings Ltd,
Les Réseaux de l'Alliance Inc.,
Lynx Mobility Inc.,
Managed Network Systems Inc.,
Manitoba Hydro International Limited,
Manitoba NetSet Ltd,  
Mascon Cable Systems Inc.,
Naskapi Imuun Inc.,  
Niagara Regional Broadband Network Limited,
Novus Entertainment Inc.,
Primus Telecommunications Canada Inc.,
Public Mobile Inc.,
Québecor Média inc.,
Raftview Communications Ltd,
Ragged Edge Community Network Society,
Reztel Communications Inc., 
RFNow Inc.,
RhiCom Networks Inc.,  
Rionet Wireless Inc.,
Rogers Communications Partnership,
Route 2,
Seaside Communications Inc.,
Shaw Cablesystems G.P.,
Source Cable Limited,
SSI Micro Ltd,
Targo Communications Inc.,
TekSavvy Solutions Inc.,
Télécommunications Xittel Inc.,
Télédistribution Amos inc.,
Teliphone Navigata-Westel Communication Inc.,
Telesat Canada,
Telupton 2000 Inc.,
TeraGo Networks Inc,
Tuckersmith Communications Co-operative Limited,
Wind Mobile Corp.,
Xplornet Communications Inc.,
Yak Communications (Canada) Corp.,
YourLink Inc.,

Other entities

British Columbia Broadband Association,
Broadband Communications North Inc. (BCN),
Chilliwack School District #33,
City of Airdrie,
City of Brandon,
City of Chilliwack,
City of Cranbrook,
City of Kamloops,
City of Prince George,
Commission scolaire de l'Énergie,
Commission scolaire de la Moyenne-Côte-Nord,
Commission scolaire des Grandes-Seigneuries,
Commission scolaire du Fer,
Commission scolaire Lester-B.-Pearson,
Corporation of the City of Trail,
Dalhousie University,
e-Novations ComNet Inc.,
Eastern Ontario Regional Network,
EEYOU Communications Network,
First Nations Education Council,
First Mile Connectivity Consortium,
Government of Alberta,
Government of British Columbia,
Government of Manitoba,
Government of New Brunswick,
Government of the Northwest Territories,
Government of Nova Scotia,
Government of Ontario,
Government of Prince Edward Island,
Government of Newfoundland and Labrador,
Government of Nunavut,
Government of Quebec,
Government of Saskatchewan,
Government of Yukon,
Kativik Regional Government,
Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board,
Keewatin-Patricia District School Board,
Keewaytinook Okimakanak (K-Net),
Ktunaxa Nation Council (KNC),
Municipalité de Saint-Jacques-le-Mineur,
Municipalité Régionale de Comté de la Matawinie,
Municipalité régionale de comté de Minganie,
Nunavut Broadband Development Corporation:
Niagara Regional Broadband Network Limited,
Olds Institute for Community and Regional Development,
Qnet, Rainy River District School Board,
Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen,
Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo,
Regional Municipality of York,
Resort Municipality of Whistler,
Rhyzome Networks,
School District No. 67 (Okanagen Skaha),
The City of Calgary,
The City of Dawson (Dawson City TV),
The Corporation of the City of Grand Forks,
Upper Canada District School Board,
Ville d'Edmunston,
Ville de Chambly,
Ville de Laval,
Ville de Québec,
Ville de Saint-Lambert,
Ville de Sherbrooke,
York University,


Footnote 1

Review of basic telecommunications services, Telecom Notice of Consultation CRTC 2015-134, 9 April 2015

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Footnote 2

Return to footnote 2 Revised French versions of these requests for information were sent on 22 May 2015.

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