Posted on February 15, 2018
Notice No. SLPB-001-18 — Spectrum Licence Renewal Process for Advanced Wireless Services (AWS-1) and Other Spectrum in the 2 GHz Range
The intent of this notice is to announce the release of the document entitled Spectrum Licence Renewal Process for Advanced Wireless Services (AWS-1) and Other Spectrum in the 2 GHz Range, which sets out Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada's (ISED) decisions with respect to the licence renewal process for the following spectrum bands:
- advanced wireless services band 1710-1755 MHz/2110-2155 MHz (AWS-1)
- personal communications services (PCS) extension bands 1910-1915 MHz/1990-1995 MHz (G Block) and
- 1670-1675 MHz (I Block)
In particular, the document announces the decisions related to eligibility for renewal, licence terms, deployment requirements, and other conditions of licence for the new licences.
This document is the result of the consultation process initiated through Canada Gazette notice SLPB-002-17, Consultation on a Licence Renewal Process for Advanced Wireless Services and Other Spectrum.
Questions regarding this licence renewal process may be sent to the Senior Director, Spectrum Licensing and Auction Operations.
Copies of this notice and of documents referred to herein are available electronically on ISED's Spectrum Management and Telecommunications website.
Official versions of notices can be viewed on the Canada Gazette website.
February 8, 2018
Spectrum Licensing Policy Branch