Gazette Notice SMSE-016-16

Posted on August 25, 2016
Publication Date in Canada Gazette: September 3, 2016

Notice No. SMSE-016-16 — Release of RSS‑210, Issue 9 and SP 462/467 MHz, Issue 2

Notice is hereby given that Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED) has released an update to the following documents:

Radio Standards Specifications RSS‑210 sets out the requirements for equipment certification of licence‑exempt low‑power radio apparatus for different services.

SP 462/467 MHz, Issue 2, is updated to allow the operation of General Mobile Radio Service‑M (GMRS‑M) in the 462 MHz frequency band and incorporates information from SP 462/467 MHz, Issue 1, and SP 462 MHz into a single policy document. Consequently, SP 462 MHz is now rescinded.

These documents will come into force upon their publication on Spectrum Management and Telecommunications' Official Publications page. (

General information

The Radio Equipment Standards list will be amended accordingly.

Submitting comments

Interested parties are requested to provide their comments on RSS-210  within 90 days of the date of publication of this notice using the online General Inquiry form, at Comments and suggestions for improving these standards 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

Official versions of Canada Gazette notices can be viewed at

August 2016

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Acting Director General
Engineering, Planning and Standards Branch

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