Broadcasting Information Regulations, 1993 (SOR/93-420)



Regulations Respecting Broadcasting Information Requirements (SOR/93-420)

Enabling Statute: Broadcasting Act

Regulation current to February 26th, 2011

Attention: See coming into force provision and notes, where applicable.

Broadcasting Information Regulations, 1993


Registration August 6, 1993


Broadcasting Information Regulations, 1993

Whereas, pursuant to subsection 10(3) of the Broadcasting Act*, a copy of the proposed Regulations respecting broadcasting information requirements, substantially in the form annexed hereto, was published in the Canada Gazette Part I on July 3, 1993 and a reasonable opportunity was thereby given to licensees and other interested persons to make representations to the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission with respect thereto;

Therefore, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, pursuant to subsection 10(1) of the Broadcasting Act*, hereby makes the annexed Regulations respecting broadcasting information requirements.

Hull, Quebec, August 5, 1993

* S.C. 1991, c. 11



1. These Regulations may be cited as the Broadcasting Information Regulations, 1993.


2. (1) Subject to section 3, on or before November 30 of each year, a licensee that charges a fee to subscribers or to another licensee that charges a fee to subscribers shall submit to the Commission a statement of accounts, on the annual return of broadcasting licensee form, for the year ending on the previous August 31.

(2) Subject to section 3, at the request of the Commission, a licensee shall provide the Commission with a response to any inquiry regarding the licensee’s programming or ownership or any other matter within the Commission’s jurisdiction that relates to the licensee’s undertaking.

(3) In this section, “subscriber” means a person who is a subscriber within the meaning of the Cable Television Regulations, 1986.

SOR/96-414, s. 1.

3. Any licensee that is required by any other regulation made under the Broadcasting Act to submit to the Commission any information requested on the form referred to in subsection 2(1) or on any matter referred to in subsection 2(2) is not required to submit the information to the Commission pursuant to that subsection.