Greater Sudbury Participation: Consultation on Telecommunication Services
The Government of Canada is making sure that when it comes to telecom services, all Canadians benefit from improved quality, coverage and price.
For more information on the consultation or to submit comments, please visit: Consultation on the Spectrum Outlook
Comments will be accepted until August 10, 2018.
The Government of Canada is moving forward with the following measures:
Consultations to prepare Canada for 5G, the next-generation, high-quality, wireless systems that will enable smart cities, connected cars, and e-health;
Canada’s new five-year plan for wireless spectrum releases that will promote competition to help drive down prices for Canadians and deliver better quality and coverage;
A 100-million-dollar Budget 2018 investment that will improve coverage and connectivity in rural areas with low-Earth-orbit (LEO) satellites; and
The launch of Connecting Families, an initiative that will provide hundreds of thousands of Canadians with low-cost Internet and will provide up to 50,000 computers to eligible households through the Government of Canada’s existing Computers for Schools program.