The intent of this notice is to announce a public consultation through Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada’s (ISED) document entitled DGSO-002-18, Consultation on a New Set of Service Areas for Spectrum Licensing. Through the release of this document, ISED is initiating a consultation on a new set of smaller service areas for spectrum licensing (Tier 5) with a view of encouraging additional access to spectrum within rural areas, and supporting new technologies and emerging use cases.
ISED seeks comments on its service area proposals and invites respondents to submit alternative proposals for smaller service areas, along with supporting rationale.
RABC Request for Extension DGSO_002_18 final 2018_12_03
RABC Cover Letter for Response DGSO-002-18
RABC Response DGSO-002-18 Final 2019_02_19