Canadian Amateur Bands


Frequency (MHz)

Lower edge

Frequency (MHz)

Upper edge

Maximum Bandwidth

Qualifications

1.8

2.0

6 kHz

B+, B5 or BA

3.5

4.0

6 kHz

B+, B5 or BA

7.0

7.3

6 kHz

B+, B5 or BA

10.1

10.15

1 kHz

B+, B5 or BA

14.0

14.350

6 kHz

B+, B5 or BA

18.068

18.168

6 kHz

B+, B5 or BA

21.0

21.450

6 kHz

B+, B5 or BA

24.890

24.990

6 kHz

B+, B5 or BA

28.0

29.7

20 kHz

B+, B5 or BA

50.0

54.0

30 kHz

B

144

148

30 kHz

B

220

225

100 kHz

B

430

450

12 MHz

B **

902

928

12 MHz

B **

1,240

1300

Not Specified

B **

2,300

2,450

Not Specified

B **

3,300

3,500

Not Specified

B **

5,650

5,925

Not Specified

B **

10,000

10,500

Not Specified

B **

24,000

24,050

Not Specified

B

24,050

24,250

Not Specified

B **

47,000

47,200

Not Specified

B

75,500

76,000

Not Specified

B

76,000

81,000

Not Specified

B **

142,000

144,000

Not Specified

B

144,000

149,000

Not Specified

B **

241,000

248,000

Not Specified

B **

248,000

250,000

Not Specified

B

Notes:

"B" means an Amateur Operators Certificate with Basic Qualification

"B+" means an Amateur Operators Certificate with Basic Qualification "with Honours"

"B5" means an Amateur Operators Certificate with Basic Qualification and Morse Code

"BA" means an Amateur Operators Certificate with Basic and Advanced Qualification

Radio Amateurs are secondary users in the bands marked with asterisks **, and may not cause interference to primary users.