FAQs - Amateur radio operator certificates

Frequently asked questions - Amateur radio operator certificates
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Frequently asked questions - Amateur radio operator certificates
https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/025.nsf/eng/h_00006.html
Amateur Certification — Fact Sheet - Spectrum management
https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/smt-gst.nsf/eng/sf01862.html

Available - Amateur Radio Callsign Search
http://apc-cap.ic.gc.ca/pls/apc_anon/query_avail_cs$.startup

Existing - Amateur Radio Callsign Search
https://apc-cap.ic.gc.ca/pls/apc_anon/query_amat_cs$.startup

I am interested in becoming an amateur radio operator. How do I go about it?
https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/025.nsf/eng/h_00006.html#crt1
How to Start - Radio Amateurs of Canada -  RAC.ca
https://www.rac.ca/how-to-begin/
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Help:
Request a change of amateur address and/or contact information?    
How do I change my HAM Radio Station address?
https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/025.nsf/eng/h_00030.html
https://groups.io/g/HAMRadioCanada/topic/help_request_a_change_of/75207488?p=,,,100,0,0,0::recentpostdate%2Fsticky,,,100,2,0,75207488
Please contact the Canadian Amateur Radio Call Sign team directly at 1-888-780-3333.
Please contact ic.spectrumamateur-spectreamateur.ic(@)canada.ca they should be able to help you.

Would like statistics, number of ham radio licenses in Location / Region / Town / Neighborhood
enter first 3 letter of postal code, enter first 4 letters of postal code 
https://apc-cap.ic.gc.ca/pls/apc_anon/query_amat_cs$.startup

How to Obtain (a copy) of an Amateur Radio Operator Certificate?     Where can i get a copy of my amateur radio station licence?
http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/smt-gst.nsf/eng/sf01862.html
a new certificate with a call sign by completing the application form available on the Internet Web site.

Where can I get a copy of my amateur radio station licence?
http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/smt-gst.nsf/eng/sf01862.html
a new certificate with a call sign by completing the application form available on the Internet Web site.

COST AND FEE - Amateur Radio Operator Certificate in accordance with the following?
A fee of $60.00 is required for the issuance of an Amateur Radio Operator Certificate in accordance with the following: 
http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/smt-gst.nsf/eng/sf01862.html

Find out the exact date my amateur license was Originally issued?
Please contact the Canadian Amateur Radio Call Sign team directly at 1-888-780-3333.
Please contact ic.spectrumamateur-spectreamateur.ic(@)canada.ca they should be able to help you.

Is there a website or phone number I can call to verify my father's amateur radio call sign that he had in the late 1960?
Please contact the Canadian Amateur Radio Call Sign team directly at 1-888-780-3333.

How do I fine my Canadian Amateur Radio Certification Number?
the following link: https://apc-cap.ic.gc.ca/pls/apc_anon/query_amat_cs$.startup
Please contact the Canadian Amateur Radio Call Sign team directly at 1-888-780-3333.
Please contact ic.spectrumamateur-spectreamateur.ic(@)canada.ca they should be able to help you.

Death  _____ has a callsign assigned and want to transfer to 
Please contact ic.spectrumamateur-spectreamateur.ic(@)canada.ca they should be able to help you.

Death - successor of a club call sign if the current holder of that call passes away?
this RIC that details what happens to a call sign after the death of it's owner:
https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/smt-gst.nsf/vwapj/ric9e-upd-oct-2011.pdf/$FILE/ric9e-upd-oct-2011.pdf

how to get a Canadian ham radio vanity callsign?
Please contact the Canadian Amateur Radio Call Sign team directly at 1-888-780-3333.

Check Search for Canadian Amateur Radio Certification or Qualifications?
If you click on your call sign, you will see your qualifications.
https://apc-cap.ic.gc.ca/pls/apc_anon/query_amat_cs$.startup

I have looked on your website and there are no Accredited Examiners in my area. How can I take my Amateur Exam?
http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/smt-gst.nsf/eng/sf01862.html

CANADA
callsign search Canada
https://apc-cap.ic.gc.ca/pls/apc_anon/query_amat_cs$.startup
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
Please contact the Canadian Amateur Radio Call Sign team directly at 1-888-780-3333.
Please contact ic.spectrumamateur-spectreamateur.ic(@)canada.ca they should be able to help you.
http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/smt-gst.nsf/eng/sf01862.html
FAQ  -   https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/101.nsf/eng/00004.html




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Certification

  1. I am interested in becoming an amateur radio operator. How do I go about it?
  2. I have looked on your website and there are no Accredited Examiners in my area. How can I take my Amateur Exam?
  3. How often can a candidate for the Amateur Radio Operator Certificate be tested?
  4. I am the holder of an Amateur Radio Operator Certificate with basic qualifications. Do I require additional certification in order to use Morse code?
  5. I am interested in becoming an accredited examiner. How do I go about this?

Technical

  1. I am the holder of an Amateur Radio Operator Certificate. May I install and use a RF/Linear Power Amplifier with the operation of my station?
  2. My transmitter is capable of operating on frequencies both within, and outside of the amateur radio frequency bands. May I operate it on these other frequencies?
  3. What frequencies may I use with the operation of my Amateur Radio Station?
  4. I am the holder of an Amateur Radio Operator Certificate. Does this allow me to operate other radio transmitters?
  5. I am the holder of an Amateur Radio Operator Certificate with basic qualifications. May I install and operate an automatic repeater?

General

  1. I am the holder of an Amateur Radio Operator Certificate. Can I sponsor a radio station for an amateur radio club?
  2. How can I find out if I should have been grandfathered to a new qualification?
  3. Where else can I go besides ISED to find information about amateur radio?

Travel

  1. I am planning a visit to the USA, can I use my amateur radio station while visiting?
  2. I am going on vacation in Europe, and would like to operate my amateur radio station from the various locations that I visit. Am I allowed to do this?
  3. I am making a trip by boat to another country. Do I have to use a VE0 call sign when in international waters or can I use my home station call sign?
  4. I am an amateur radio operator visiting Canada from another country. While in Canada can I use my call sign from my home country?

Relocation

  1. I have moved to Canada from another country where I held an Amateur Radio Licence/Certificate, how do I get the equivalency in Canada?
  2. I am moving. What are my obligations to ISED and the Amateur Radio Service Centre (ARSC)?
  3. I am going to be moving outside of Canada and will no longer have a valid Canadian address. How does this affect my Amateur status?

Call signs

  1. How do I know if my event qualifies for a special call sign?
  2. What is the procedure for re-assigning a call sign after an amateur has died?


CANADA
callsign search Canada
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
Please contact the Canadian Amateur Radio Call Sign team directly at 1-888-780-3333.
Please contact ic.spectrumamateur-spectreamateur.ic(@)canada.ca they should be able to help you.


USA 
callsign search American Radio Relay League (ARRL)
The American Radio Relay League (ARRL) is the national association for amateur radio
ARRL send an email to reginfo(@)arrl.org
ARRL website -  http://www.arrl.org/

US Amateurs Operating Overseas - ARRL

US Amateurs Operating Overseas - FAQ
http://www.arrl.org/us-amateurs-operating-overseas
Operating Overseas FAQ. 1) Does the country ... The US and Canada share an automatic reciprocal operating agreement.

USA Reciprocal Permit
http://www.arrl.org/reciprocal-permit



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Frequently asked questions - Amateur radio operator certificates
Link here : https://bit.ly/faq-ham


2020 Canada - NEW PROJECT - SUPPORT AND HELP A NEW HAM - add your name to a list for support.
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