Telecom - Commission Letter addressed to Valley Fiber Ltd.
Ottawa, 3 February 2021
Our reference: 8180-V89-202100692
965 Hwy 14
RE: Registration of Valley Fiber Ltd as a proposed CLEC
Dear Hal Hallsson:
This letter is to confirm that Valley Fiber Ltd (Valley Fiber) completed the requirements to register as a proposed Competitive Local Exchange Carrier (CLEC). Based on the information provided, Commission staff confirms that Valley Fiber meets the requirements to be placed on the list of proposed CLECs and is hereby authorized to:
- Proceed with further arrangements as necessary to allow it to provide local switched services as a CLEC. However, you are reminded that you may not offer services to the public as a CLEC until all the conditions of Decision 97-8 and any subsequent relevant Decisions have been satisfied.
You will find a description of the requirements for registration as a full CLEC at the following link, which summarizes the CLEC obligations defined in Decision 97-8: http://www.crtc.gc.ca/eng/8180/8180m.htm
Commission staff reminds Valley Fiber that in order to remain on any Facilities-Based registration list(s), it must comply with the appropriate regulatory regime and complete the required information in the Data Collection System (DCS) on an annual basis.
The registered entity must also keep any information in its Basic International Telecommunications Services (BITS) license application current.
Failure to comply with any of the above-noted statutory requirements will result in the revocation of Valley Fiber’s authority to provide service and removal from the CRTC’s registration list(s). As per Telecom Regulatory Policy 2019-354, entities removed from any registration list will be placed on the list of withdrawn telecommunications provider registrations published on the Commission’s website.
Original signed by
Senior Manager – Market Intelligence
c.c.: Garth Steele, Central Fund Administrator
J.R. Sarrazin, President of the Canadian LNP Consortium Inc.
Julia Kennedy, Secretary of the Central Fund Administration Consortium
Edward Antecol, Canadian Numbering Administrator
Gary Jessop, Canadian Numbering Consortium Inc.
Philippe Gauvin, Bell MTS
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