Gazette Notice SMSE-017-17

Publication Date in the Canada Gazette: September 23, 2017

Notice No. SMSE-017-17—Release of RSS-252, issue 1

Notice is hereby given that Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED) is publishing the following standard:

Radio Standards Specification RSS-252, issue 1, Intelligent Transportation Systems–Dedicated Short Range Communications (DSRC)–On-Board Unit (OBU).

This standard establishes the certification requirements for licence-exempt dedicated short range communication (DSRC) on-board (OBU) devices operating in the band 5850-5925 MHz.

General information

The Radio equipment standards list ( will be amended accordingly.

Submitting comments

Comments and suggestions for improving these standards may be submitted online using the Standard Change Request form at

Obtaining copies

Copies of this notice and of documents referred to herein are available electronically on the Spectrum Management and Telecommunications Website at

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September 2017

Director General
Engineering, Planning and Standards Branch