Gazette Notice SMSE-003-16

Posted on January 20, 2016

Radiocommunication Act

Notice No. SMSE-003-16 — Release of RSS-216, Issue 2

Notice is hereby given that Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada is releasing the following document:

  • Radio Standards Specification RSS-216, Issue 2, Wireless Power Transfer Devices

It should be noted that a transition period ending six (6) months following the publication of RSS-216, Issue 2 on the Department's website ( is being provided, within which compliance with either RSS-216, Issue 1 or Issue 2, will be accepted. After that time, only compliance with RSS-216, Issue 2, will be accepted.

General Information

The review of RSS-216 has been coordinated with industry through the Radio Advisory Board of Canada.

The Radio Equipment Technical Standards lists will be amended accordingly.

Submitting Comments

Interested parties are requested to provide their comments within 90 days of the date of publication of this notice using the online General Inquiry form at Comments and suggestions for improving this standard may be submitted online using the Standard Change Request form at

Obtaining Copies

Copies of this notice and of documents referred to herein are available electronically on the Spectrum Management and Telecommunications Web site at

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