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Conversion from Analog to Digital Television Regulations (SOR/2011-65)

Regulations are current to 2024-04-01 and last amended on 2011-04-01. Previous Versions

SCHEDULE(Paragraphs 3(3)(b) and 4(a))Public Service Announcements

A public service announcement must contain the following information:

  • (a) a statement to the effect that the Canadian television system is in the process of converting its over-the-air transmitters from analog to digital;

  • (b) if applicable, a statement to the effect that some viewers may experience a loss of service following the conversion;

  • (c) a statement to the effect that only those viewers who receive the signal directly over the air may be impacted by the conversion;

  • (d) a statement to the effect that an over-the-air viewer may need to take steps to continue receiving and viewing the station’s over-the-air programming after the conversion and an indication of where further information on those steps can be found; and

  • (e) the licensee’s contact information and website address.


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