Policy and Licensing Procedures for the Auction of Spectrum Licences in the 2300 MHz and 3500 MHz Bands – Appendix 7

Appendix 7 – Licences to be Auctioned and Opening Bids by Service Area

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Licences to be Auctioned and Opening Bids by Service Area
      2300 MHz (2 × 15 MHz) 3500 MHz (2 × 25 MHz) 3500 MHz (25 MHz) Block G
Area No. Service Area Name Population Points Opening Bids Points Opening Bids Points Opening Bids
4-001 St. John's 228824 12 $7,500 24 $15,000 12 $7,500
4-002 Placentia 22699 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-003 Gander/Grand Falls/Windsor 179081 10 $6,250 20 $12,500 10 $6,250
4-004 Corner Brook/Stephenville 91998 6 $3,750 12 $7,500 6 $3,750
4-005 Labrador 29190 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-006 Charlottetown 85846 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-007 Summerside 48711 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-008 Yarmouth 64812 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-009 Bridgewater/Kentville 141495 8 $5,000 16 $10,000 8 $5,000
4-010 Halifax 372001 20 $42,500 40 $85,000 20 $42,500
4-011 Truro 55955 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-012 Amherst 37559 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-013 Antigonish/New Glasgow 79189 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-014 Sydney 158271 8 $5,000 16 $10,000 8 $5,000
4-015 Saint John 144026 8 $5,000 16 $10,000 8 $5,000
4-016 St. Stephen 27335 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-017 Fredericton 150457 8 $5,000 16 $10,000 8 $5,000
4-018 Moncton 147023 8 $5,000 16 $10,000 8 $5,000
4-019 Miramichi/Bathurst 175530 10 $6,250 20 $12,500 10 $6,250
4-020 Grand Falls 29665 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-021 Edmundston 29078 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-022 Campbellton 35019 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-023 Matane 126219 6 $3,750 12 $7,500 6 $3,750
4-024 Mont-Joli 43984 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-025 Rimouski 52677 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-026 Rivière-du-Loup 88621 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-027 La Malbaie 29918 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-028 Chicoutimi-Jonquière 223248 10 $6,250 20 $12,500 10 $6,250
4-029 Montmagny 60714 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-030 Québec 770868 40 $85,000 80 $170,000 40 $85,000
4-031 Sainte-Marie 47756 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-032 Saint-Georges 66540 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-033 Lac Mégantic 23614 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-034 Thetford Mines 45272 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-035 Plessisville 21317 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-036 La Tuque 16517 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-037 Trois-Rivières 257201 12 $7,500 24 $15,000 12 $7,500
4-038 Louiseville 22595 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-039 Asbestos 30455 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-040 Victoriaville 49830 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-041 Coaticook 13085 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-042 Sherbrooke 208974 10 $6,250 20 $12,500 10 $6,250
4-043 Windsor 16362 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-044 Drummondville 94035 6 $3,750 12 $7,500 6 $3,750
4-045 Cowansville 28299 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-046 Farnham 29567 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-047 Granby 84058 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-048 St-Hyacinthe 79713 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-049 Sorel 65845 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-050 Joliette 123212 6 $3,750 12 $7,500 6 $3,750
4-051 Montréal 3652817 180 $382,500 360 $765,000 180 $382,500
4-052 Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts 58730 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-053 Hawkesb ury 61651 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-054 Mont-Laurier/Maniwaki 47789 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-055 Ottawa 1131838 60 $127,500 120 $255,000 60 $127,500
4-056 Pembroke 81064 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-057 Arnprior/Renfrew 31884 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-058 Rouyn-Noranda 43623 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-059 Notre-Dame-du-Nord 18027 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-060 La Sarre 22586 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-061 Amos 25565 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-062 Val D'Or 45402 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-063 Roberval/Saint-Félicien 63861 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-064 Baie-Comeau 52298 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-065 Port-Cartier/Sept-Îles 49526 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-066 Chibougamau 39607 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-067 Cornwall 66849 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-068 Brockville 70974 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-069 Gananoque 13011 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-070 Kingston 160574 8 $5,000 16 $10,000 8 $5,000
4-071 Napanee 39829 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-072 Belleville 143421 8 $5,000 16 $10,000 8 $5,000
4-073 Cobourg 57326 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-074 Peterborough 147737 8 $5,000 16 $10,000 8 $5,000
4-075 Lindsay 41194 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-076 Minden 17764 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-077 Toronto 5146581 280 $595,000 560 $1,190,000 280 $595,000
4-078 Alliston 98133 6 $3,750 12 $7,500 6 $3,750
4-079 Guelph/Kitchener 535736 30 $63,750 60 $127,500 30 $63,750
4-080 Fergus 24946 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-081 Kincardine 175390 10 $6,250 20 $12,500 10 $6,250
4-082 Listowel/Goderich 80982 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-083 Fort Erie 27183 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-084 Niagara-St. Catharines 326422 16 $34,000 32 $68,000 16 $34,000
4-085 Haldimand/Dunnville 34599 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-086 London/Woodstock/St. Thomas 593670 30 $63,750 60 $127,500 30 $63,750
4-087 Brantford 114564 6 $3,750 12 $7,500 6 $3,750
4-088 Stratford 46441 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-089 Chatham 78128 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-090 Windsor/Leamington 351986 20 $42,500 40 $85,000 20 $42,500
4-091 Wallaceburg 31390 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-092 Sarnia 126423 6 $3,750 12 $7,500 6 $3,750
4-093 Strathroy 40223 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-094 Barrie 234902 10 $6,250 20 $12,500 10 $6,250
4-095 Midland 42487 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-096 Gravenhurst/Bracebridge 51937 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-097 North Bay 105484 6 $3,750 12 $7,500 6 $3,750
4-098 Parry Sound 19466 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-099 Elliot Lake 30205 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-100 Sudbury 184488 10 $6,250 20 $12,500 10 $6,250
4-101 Kirkland Lake 37807 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-102 Timmins 47499 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-103 Kapuskasing 45344 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-104 Kenora/Sioux Lookout 63732 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-105 Iron Bridge 23403 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-106 Sault Ste. Marie 86787 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-107 Marathon 31862 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-108 Thunder Bay 125562 6 $3,750 12 $7,500 6 $3,750
4-109 Fort Frances 23163 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-110 Steinbach 44334 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-111 Winnipeg 715944 40 $85,000 80 $170,000 40 $85,000
4-112 Lac du Bonnet 51205 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-113 Morden/Winkler 36530 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-114 Brandon 93350 6 $3,750 12 $7,500 6 $3,750
4-115 Portage la Prairie 20385 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-116 Dauphin 83738 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-117 Creighton/Flin Flon 25152 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-118 Thompson 45262 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-119 Estevan 47616 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-120 Weyburn 23121 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-121 Moose Jaw 60784 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-122 Swift Current 48938 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-123 Yorkton 71002 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-124 Regina 217845 10 $6,250 20 $12,500 10 $6,250
4-125 Saskatoon 230243 12 $7,500 24 $15,000 12 $7,500
4-126 Watrous 29107 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-127 Battleford 89351 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-128 Prince Albert 133661 8 $5,000 16 $10,000 8 $5,000
4-129 Lloydminster 31668 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-130 Northern
Saskatchewan/
Saskatchewan-Nord
29102 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-131 Medicine Hat/Brooks 81509 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-132 Lethbridge 150228 8 $5,000 16 $10,000 8 $5,000
4-133 Stettler/Oyen/Wainwright 53215 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-134 High River 44070 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-135 Strathmore 34451 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-136 Calgary 865861 40 $85,000 80 $170,000 40 $85,000
4-137 Red Deer 134729 8 $5,000 16 $10,000 8 $5,000
4-138 Wetaskiwin/Ponoka 41647 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-139 Camrose 33071 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-140 Vegreville 14461 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-141 Edmonton 870340 40 $85,000 80 $170,000 40 $85,000
4-142 Edson/Hinton 44083 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-143 Bonnyville 71270 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-144 Whitecourt 25493 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-145 Barrhead 22305 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-146 Fort McMurray 36494 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-147 Peace River 80807 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-148 Grande Prairie 68589 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-149 East Kootenay/Kootenay-Est 56366 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-150 West Kootenay/
Kootenay-Ouest
78607 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-151 Kelowna 284221 14 $8,750 28 $17,500 14 $8,750
4-152 Vancouver 2023697 100 $212,500 200 $425,000 100 $212,500
4-153 Hope 30365 2 $1,250 0 $ ­ 0 $ -
4-154 Victoria 382745 20 $42,500 0 $ ­ 0 $ -
4-155 Nanaimo 159657 8 $5,000 0 $ ­ 0 $ -
4-156 Courtenay 105968 6 $3,750 12 $7,500 6 $3,750
4-157 Powell River 30156 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-158 Squamish/Whistler 54315 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-159 Merritt 19699 10 $6,250 20 $12,500 10 $6,250
4-160 Kamloops 90473 6 $3,750 12 $7,500 6 $3,750
4-161 Ashcroft 17019 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-162 Salmon Arm 44711 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-163 Golden 7273 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-164 Williams Lake 41196 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-165 Quesnel/Red Bluff 25279 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-166 Skeena 69804 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-167 Prince George 98974 6 $3,750 12 $7,500 6 $3,750
4-168 Smithers 41642 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-169 Dawson Creek 62333 4 $2,500 8 $5,000 4 $2,500
4-170 Yukon 30766 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
4-171 Nunavut 24730 1 $625 2 $1,250 1 $625
4-172 Northwest Territories/Territoires du Nord-Ouest 39672 2 $1,250 4 $2,500 2 $1,250
Total   28846761 1512 $ 2,319,000 2964 $ 4,540,500 1482 $ 2,270,250

Checklist For Forms

Did you remember to complete and enclose each of the following documents?

  • Application Form (Appendix 4)
  • Deed of Acknowledgement (Appendix 5)
  • Pre-auction deposit in the form of an irrevocable standby letter of credit (See Appendix 6)
  • Details of any existing spectrum holdings in each of the 172 Tier 4 areas, which will be captured by the spectrum aggregation limits (See Appendix 7)

Important Note:

It is in the interest of applicants to seek independent legal, financial and engineering advice before deciding to participate in this auction. Furthermore, applicants are urged to familiarize themselves with the provisions contained in the following documents:

  • Radiocommunication Act;
  • Radiocommunication Regulations;
  • Framework for Spectrum Auctions in Canada;
  • Canadian Ownership and Control (CPC-2-0-15);
  • Telecommunications Act;
  • Canadian Telecommunications Common Carrier Ownership and Control Regulations; and
  • Competition Act (see, in particular, sections 45 (conspiracy) and 47 (bid-rigging)).

The Department reserves the right to request additional information on the present application. The application form, the Deed of Acknowledgement, any other associated document that may be required (as per the instructions provided on the various forms), and the accompanying financial deposit—which must be an irrevocable standby letter of credit in a form acceptable to the Department, refer to Appendix 6 of the document—are to be physically delivered to the:

Manager, Wireless Networks
Radiocommunications and Broadcasting Regulatory Branch
Industry Canada
Room 1522A, 300 Slater Street
Ottawa, Ontario
K1A 0C8

by 5:00 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time (EDT), November 17, 2003.


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