TO: Certification Bodies recognized by Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED)
RE: Publication of RSS-123, Issue 4, RSS-181, Issue 2 and RSP-100, Issue 12
Notice is hereby given that Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED) has published the following standards:
- Radio Standards Specification RSS-123, Issue 4, Licensed Wireless Microphones sets out the certification requirements for wireless microphones.
- Radio Standards Specification RSS-181, Issue 2, Coast and Ship Station Equipment Operating in the Maritime Service in the Frequency Range 1 605 - 28 000 kHz sets out the certification requirements for equipment operating in the maritime service in the frequency range 1 605-28 000 kHz.
- Radio Standards Specification RSP-100, Issue 12, Certification of Radio Apparatus sets out the certification procedure for radio apparatus and broadcasting equipment that fall under Radio Standards Specifications (RSSs) and Broadcasting Equipment Technical Standards (BETSs), respectively.
The Radio Equipment Standards list will be amended accordingly.
Certification Bodies have one year from the date of publication to amend their recognized scope of accreditation to reflect the new release of these standards in accordance with ISED procedures for conformity assessment bodies.
Comments and suggestions for improving these standards may be submitted online, using the Standard Change Request form.
Copies of this notice and of documents referred to herein are available electronically on the Spectrum Management and Telecommunications Web site Web site.
Manager, Regulatory Standards
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada