CAVCO - Canadian Audio-Visual Certification Office
The Canadian Audio-Visual Certification Office (CAVCO) co-administers the Canadian Film or Video Production Tax Credit (CPTC) and the Film or Video Production Services Tax Credit (PSTC).
CIPO - Canadian Intellectual Property Office
Government of Canada website providing access to copyright, patent and trade-mark information and searchable databases.
CNA - The Canadian Numbering Administrator
The CNA provides a numbering administration service to the Canadian telecommunications industry.
Regulatory tribunal for copyright tariffs and other matters.
CRC - Canadian Retransmission Collective
The CRC collects retransmission royalties from cable TV operators, satellite companies and other retransmitters.
CRTC - Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission
Licenses and regulates broadcasting and telecommunications undertakings. Website includes CRTC notices, decisions and transcripts, and relevant statutes and regulations.
Industry Canada Spectrum Management and Communications
Regulates spectrum engineering and technical aspects of broadcasting and telecommunications.
OMDC – Ontario Media Development Corporation
An agency of the Ontario Ministry of Culture that facilitates economic development opportunities for Ontario’s cultural media industries including book publishing, film and television, interactive digital media, magazine publishing, and music industries.
Federal cultural agency dedicated primarily to the development and promotion of the Canadian film, television, new media and music industries.
US Copyright Office
US Government website with access to forms and searchable databases.