Gazette Notice SMSE-016-17

Published on November 15, 2017
Publication in Canada Gazette: November 25, 2017

Notice No. SMSE-016-17—Release of RSS-210, issue 9 (amendment)

Notice is hereby given that Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED) is making changes to the following standard:

•  Radio Standard Specification RSS-210, issue 9 (amendment), Licence-Exempt Radio Apparatus: Category I Equipment

Effective May 25, 2018, the Department will no longer accept applications for the certification of new low-power apparatus that operate in the bands 617-652 MHz and 663-698 MHz. Furthermore, as of November 15, 2018, no low-power apparatus in the bands 617-652 MHz and 663-698 MHz may be sold, offered for sale, manufactured, imported, distributed or leased on the Canadian market.

General information

The Radio Equipment Standards list (http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/smt-gst.nsf/eng/h_sf06128.html) will be amended accordingly.

Submitting comments

Comments and suggestions for improving these standards may be submitted online using the Standard Change Request form at www.ic.gc.ca/res_change.

Obtaining copies

Copies of this notice and of documents referred to herein are available electronically on the Spectrum Management and Telecommunications Web site at www.ic.gc.ca/spectrum.

Official versions of Canada Gazette notices can be viewed at www.gazette.gc.ca/rp-pr/p1/index-eng.html.

November 2017

MARTIN PROULX
Director General
Engineering, Planning and Standards Branch

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