Archived — Gazette Notice No. DGRB-004-09

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    Department of Industry
    Radiocommunication Act

    Posted on Industry Canada website: March 12, 2009
    Publication Date in Canada Gazette: March 14, 2009

    Notice No. DGRB-004-09Decision on the Renewal of 24 and 38 GHz Spectrum Licences and Consultation on Spectrum Licence Fees for 24, 28 and 38 GHz Bands

    Through this notice, Industry Canada hereby announces the publication of the results of the consultation process issued in Canada Gazette Notice No. DGRB-001-08Consultation on the Renewal of 24 and 38 GHz Spectrum Licences and Spectrum Licence Fees for 24, 28 and 38 GHz Bands.

    Also by way of this notice, and in accordance with subsection 4(1) of the User Fees Act, the Department is announcing the proposed fee for the 24, 28 and 38 GHz bands and providing a further opportunity for stakeholders to comment on the proposed fee, as well as on the related service standards.

    Submitting comments

    Respondents are requested to provide their comments on the proposed fee, in electronic format (XHTML, WordPerfect, Microsoft Word, Adobe PDF or ASCII TXT), to the following e-mail address:, along with a note specifying the software, version number and operating system used.

    Written submissions should be addressed to the Manager, Emerging Networks, Industry Canada, 300 Slater Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0C8.

    All submissions should cite Canada Gazette, Part I, the publication date, title and notice reference number DGRB-004-09. Parties should submit their comments no later than April 30, 2009, to ensure consideration. Soon after the close of the comment period, all comments received will be posted on Industry Canada's Spectrum Management and Telecommunications website at

    Obtaining copies

    Copies of this notice and of documents referred to herein are available electronically on Industry Canada's Spectrum Management and Telecommunications website at

    Official versions of Canada Gazette notices can be viewed at Printed copies of the Canada Gazette can be ordered by telephoning the sales counter of Canadian Government Publishing at 613-941-5995 or 1-800-635-7943.

    Original signed on March 6, 2009

    Michael D. Connolly
    Director General
    Radiocommunications and
    Broadcasting Regulatory Branch