Telecom - Commission Letter addressed to Carol Ho (TELUS)

Ottawa, 23 September 2022

Our reference: 8740-T66-202200278, 8740-T69-202200286


Carol Ho
Senior Regulatory Advisor
Telecom Policy & Regulatory Affairs
510 West Georgia St, Floor 7
Vancouver, British-Columbia, V6B 0M3

Subject: TELUS Communications Inc. (TELUS) - Tariff Notices 567 and 644 – Destandardization of DS-0 and DS-1 Services

Dear Carol Ho:

On 27 January 2022, the Commission received applications from TELUS Communications Inc. (TELUS) proposing changes to various tariff items in its General Tariffs:

CRTC 21461, Item 500, Digital Network Access;
CRTC 21461, Item 503, Inter-Exchange (IX) Digital Channels;
CRTC 25080, Section 5.01.02, Accès au réseau numérique; and
CRTC 25080, Section 5.01.14, Circuits numériques intercentraux.

Two parties filed interventions in relation to these tariff notice applications, and on 6 June 2022 TELUS filed reply comments.

On 30 June 2022, Commission staff required additional information from the parties and interested persons in order to obtain a full and complete record.

Commission staff is continuing its analysis of these applications and the responses provided by the parties and interested persons.

The Commission intends to issue a final decision by the end of 2022.


Original signed by Étienne Robelin for

Michel Murray
Director, Dispute Resolution and Regulatory Implementation
Telecommunications Sector

c.c.: Julie Boisvert, CRTC, 819-953-2421,

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