Broadcasting information bulletin 2022-120
Guidelines for all licensees of broadcasting undertakings serving Ontario – Provincial election

Broadcasting Information Bulletin CRTC 2022-120

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Ottawa, 6 May 2022

Guidelines for all licensees of broadcasting undertakings serving Ontario – Provincial election

  1. On 4 May 2022, a provincial election was announced in Ontario. The election will occur on 2 June 2022.
  2. Any question pertaining to applicable provincial legislation should be referred to the Chief Electoral Officer of Ontario:

    Elections Ontario
    Attention: Chief Electoral Officer of Ontario, Greg Essensa
    51 Rolark Drive
    Toronto, Ontario
    M1R 3B1

    Telephone:  1-888-668-8683
    Fax: 1-866-714-2809
    TTY: 1-888-292-2312
    Email address:

  3. Licensees of all radio and television stations, discretionary services and broadcasting distribution undertakings serving any part of Ontario should familiarize themselves with the Commission’s Guidelines for TV and radio broadcasters and TV service providers during an election.
  4. Extra copies of the guide are available from the Commission upon request.
  5. Any inquiry relating to broadcasts of a partisan political character should be addressed to the Commission by letter, by fax, by telephone confirmed by letter or fax, or directly online at:

    Mailing address:

    Ottawa, Ontario
    K1A 0N2
    Fax: 819-994-0218


    Ricardo Wicker: 819-639-4716

Secretary General

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